Dr. Ira Lown, MD

Dr. Ira Lown, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
(19)
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Dr. Ira Lown, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in West Lake Hills, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 2000 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery.

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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Top Care Areas

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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

Dr. Lown'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

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

38  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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30  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 and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • 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

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lown to family and friends
19 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lown's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

He is really kind and laid back. He did a very complicated hand surgery for my husband involving a lot of previous injuries, surgeries, and scar tissue and the surgery was very successful. We love Dr. Lown.
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Excellent doctor. I thought I was going to loose part of my hand from an accident I had. Dr. Lown put me back together. Also, his support staff is excellent. He is a brilliant man.
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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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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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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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