Dr. Kavita Iyengar, MD

Dr. Kavita Iyengar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Kavita Iyengar, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Vestavia, AL and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from Wright State University/Boonshoft School Of Medicine, Dayton Children's Medical Center in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.Read her story

5018 Cahaba River Rd

Vestavia, AL 35243

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Iyengar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyengar performs Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Iyengar performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyengar performs Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Iyengar performs this procedure more than 88% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Midfoot Fracture/Dislocation Surgery
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyengar performs Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Iyengar performs this procedure more than 86% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction

Dr. Iyengar's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tenotomy
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Replacement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Clavicle Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tenex Health TX Procedure
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to exceptional patient care. Your experience is all that matters to us. From the moment you contact us for an appointment, visiting us for an initial consultation, to the days and weeks after surgery, we are here to help you every step of the way.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 2013
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2012
    The Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital
    2012
  • 2007
    The Ohio State University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Wright State University/Boonshoft School Of Medicine, Dayton Children's Medical Center
    Medical School
    2006
  • 2001
    Cleveland State University
    Undergraduate School
    2001

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Dr. Iyengar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Iyengar

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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I went to Dr Kavita Iyengar by referral from previous practice. She said due to the 5 hour travel to see her see would see me on Fridays. This lasted until after the surgery. Numerous calls to her and her assistant were not answered. I was diagnosed with dry gangrene of the large toe due to the...Read More
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I was able relax once I met Dr. Iyengar and felt my son was in good hands. This young woman was on point! She had a bedside manner that was nothing like I've seen in a long time. I like the fact that she's fit as well physically fit. Spoke will professional confidence. I left Alabama knowing...Read More
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I required highly complex fusion surgeries on both ankles.I interviewed 3 surgeons before selecting Dr. Iyengar. She was most thorough in assessing my problem and explaining her surgical plan for me. Under Dr. Iyengar's expert care I received 100% pain relief &improved function from crippling...Read More
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Very pleased with the outcome of my surgery and follow up care. I had seen other specialist over the years, with no good results. She diagnosed accurately, treated, and my pain is gone! I would highly recommend Dr. Iyengar for anyone with foot or ankle issues.
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All good A+++++++++++++++++++++
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Guardian
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
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