Dr. Jeffrey Wade, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Wade, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Jeffrey Wade, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3525 Independence Dr

Birmingham, AL 35209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Wade'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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25  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Baptist Princeton
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Alabama Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Methodist Hospital,The
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wade has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wade's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wade to family and friends
42 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Wade'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Wade has a awesome bedside manner. He listens to your concerns. When I told people who doing my procedure, they reassured me I was in good hands.
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Dr. Wade is a very thorough provider of care. His staff is nice, but his nurse and 1 desk clerk is rude and made me feel as if I was being untruthful. Dr. Wade advised that my husband should be off for a few days after his procedure(scheduled 1 week after his office visit). Stopped to get extended...more
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Dr Wade is a good surgeon. Beware He might ask you to return to his office every year for a check indefinitely.
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Dr. Wade was great! I lived with the pain in my low back and leg for ten years. During this time I lived in Dallas, TX and Atlanta, GA, both big cities, both with great surgeons. Not until I moved to Birmingham, AL and met Dr. Jeff Wade........had I trusted anyone enough to perform the surgery,...more
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This review is based on my experience at least 10 years ago. I went to Dr. Wade about neck pain. He told me I needed surgery (bulging disk) immediately. Someone from my workplace urged me to learn everything I could about surgery for bulging disks before committing to surgery. I'm so glad I...more
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