Dr. Kathryn Heim, MD

Dr. Kathryn Heim, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Kathryn Heim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lighthouse Point, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from UNIV OF LOUISVILLE SCH OF MED in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2850 N Federal Hwy Fl 2

Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hand Fracture
very high
more than 93% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Heim'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. Heim does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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11  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • UNIV OF LOUISVILLE SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Heim has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Heim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heim's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heim to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Heim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I would highly recommend her. She took the time to understand my needs and explained my options clearly. After my procedure, she followed up with me and I'm totally satisfied with the results. A+++
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Go somewhere else. She has no bedside manner, is abrupt, and condescending. Half hour late for her first appt (me) .Walks in to meet me for the first time , no 'good morning' no knowledge as to why I was there and it was all downhill from there. BTW she is replacing Dr. Jackson who I hope gets well...more
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I have seen Dr. Heim one time so far on an emergency basis and have to return in a few weeks. My experience went very well, for the most part. They did seem to have a backup in the office though that led to a delay in getting my final diagnosis and treatment and I'm not sure that her medical...more
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I came to Dr. Heim anxious about a treatment of injections that might be necessary. Each and every person in the office was welcoming, helpful and comforting. Dr. Heim was very attentive, informing me of my condition and options. In the end my anxiety dissipated in the competent "gentle" hands of...more
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