Dr. Herbert Kunkle Jr, MD

Dr. Herbert Kunkle Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(9)
Save
Dr. Herbert Kunkle Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Auburn, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

77 Nelson St Ste 120

Auburn, NY 13021

Contact Information

(315) 252-7559

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Kunkle Jr

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kunkle Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Joint Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fracture Care
very high
more than 96% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kunkle Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kunkle Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

85  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger

Less

Read Less

40  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Less

Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kunkle Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kunkle Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kunkle Jr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kunkle Jr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kunkle Jr's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kunkle Jr to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Kunkle Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Never. Went to him because I could barely walk. He tried to treat me based on a single set of xrays of my hip with an injection to the hip. Sent me back to work, can barely walk to bathroom. I refused and saw another doc and have a herniated disc and 4 compressed. Should not be practicing in my...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr. Kunkle performed my fractured femur neck surgery following an accident and transport via 911 fire department service to Auburn Community. I was in extreme pain for 5 months. My phone calls were never answered. At my follow ups, all xrays were "perfect". After 5 months of pain my primary care...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I am going to Dr. Kunkle for a knee replacement. I have been with him since December of 2015 after a car accident that broke my left leg. I was met with a very friendly staff and Dr. Kunkle showed me all x-rays and explained in detail my fracture and completely answered all of my questions from me...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I highly recommend Dr. Kunkle and his orthopedic office! I fractured/dislocated my ankle in February 2015 and was under his care until this month. After multiple surgeries, I rave about his acceptional range of knowledge, bedside manner and the nurses/staff that support the office. I tell...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Kunkle Jr?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Surgery
(71)
Orthopedic Surgery
(104)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(68)
Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
(88)
Orthopedic Surgery
(5)
Orthopedic Surgery
(78)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(43)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(70)
Orthopedic Surgery
(62)
Orthopedic Surgery
(1)