Dr. Ira Lown, MD

Dr. Ira Lown, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(17)
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Dr. Ira Lown, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery doctor who practices in West Lake Hills, TX. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

3345 Bee Caves Rd Ste 101

West Lake Hills, TX 78746

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 6 More

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Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Connecticut
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lown's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lown to family and friends
4.1
based on 17 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lown's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I selected Dr. Lown after viewing his credentials and the positive reviews about him online. He performed my carpal tunnel surgery. I had no postop pain whatsover, and I'm happy to report that all of my symptoms are completely resolved. In addition, he had a good bedside manner and was thorough...more
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Austin |
Identified my issue within minutes and treated it in one visit. Follow up appointment was a breeze. Thanks for giving me my thumb back! ????
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in Liberty Hill, TX |
I've contacted his office more than once and always get fast courteous service. I would not hesitate to refer anyone to him.
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in Austin, TX |
Dr. Lown took a personal interest in my case and care. I felt completely put at ease by his bedside manner. His nurse practitioner is extremely competent as well and has a great sense of humor for relaxing nervous patients like me!
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in Austin, TX |
Dr Lown was recommended to me by a friend. I checked out the reviews on several sites, and scheduled an appointment for my moderate arthritis based upon the reviews. To claim he treats arthritis is a bit of a stretch. Treatment, in his opinion, is topical cream and/or surgery! I had to ask...more
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Dr. Lown accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Medicare Advantage
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Texas Workers' Compensation
    Texas Workers' Compensation WC
  • UnitedHealthCare
    All Savers
    Care Improvement Plus
    Dual Complete HMO-SNP
    United Healthcare

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