Dr. James Plettner, MD

Dr. James Plettner, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Plettner, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Blue Ash, OH. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Plettner is affiliated with Mercy Health - Anderson Hospital, The Jewish Hospital and Christ Hospital.

4701 Creek Rd Ste 110

Blue Ash, OH 45242

Contact Information

(513) 733-8894

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
De Quervain's Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
17

Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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 Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Cincinnati Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Cincinnati Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plettner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plettner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plettner to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Plettner's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Plettner accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Plettner has admitting privileges

Christ Hospital
2139 Auburn Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45219
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Mercy Health - Anderson Hospital
7500 State Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45255
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The Jewish Hospital
4777 E Galbraith Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45236
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