Dr. Kenneth Accousti, MD

Dr. Kenneth Accousti, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Kenneth Accousti, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3310 Fall Hill Ave

Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Contact Information

(540) 373-4602

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • CareOregon
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
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33  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Connecticut
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Medicine & Dentistry Of Ny
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Medicine & Dentistry Of Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Georgetown University-Ms
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Accousti K, Flatow E. Arthroscopic Distal Clavicle Resection. Orthopaedic Knowledge Update; Shoulder and Elbow 3. AAOS 2008, 2008
  • Accousti K, Flatow E, Percutaneous Treatment of Proximal Humeral Fractures. Complex Traumatic Injuries of the Upper Extremity, Thieme 44-52, 2008, 2008
  • Accousti K, Flatow E, Technical Pearls on How to Maximize Healing of the Rotator Cuff. Inst. Course Lect. AAOS 2007;56 :3-12, 2007
  • Accousti K, Flatow E. Arthroscopic Releases for Rotator Cuff . Minimally Invasive Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. CRC Press 2007 219-230, 2007
  • Accousti K, Gladstone J, Parsons B, Klug R, Flatow E In-Vivo Measurement of Rotator Cuff Perfusion Using Laser Doppler Flowmetry Arthroscopy 2007; 23(6) e19-20, 2007
  • Konrad I. Gruson, Kenneth J. Accousti, Bradford O. Parsons, Gita Pillai, Evan L. Flatow, Transfusion After Shoulder Arthroplasty: An Analysis of Rates and Risk Factors, J Shoulder Elbow 2009; Nov-Dec 18(2): 225-230, 2009
  • Parsons B, Gruson C, Accousti K, Klug R, Flatow E, Optimal Rotation and Screw Positioning for Initial Glenosphere Baseplate Fixation in Reverse Shoulder Arthoplasy, J Shoulder Elbow 2009; Nov-Dec; 18(6): 886-91, 2009
  • Accousti K, , Parsons B, Gladstone J, Klug R, Flatow E Does Slower Rehabilitation After Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Lead to Stiffness? Arthroscopy 2007; 23(6) e11-12, 2007
  • Capo JT, Accousti K, Jacob G, Tan V The Effect of Rotational Malalignment on X-rays of the Wrist J Hand Surg Eur 2009 Apr 34(2) 225-30, 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Accousti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Accousti to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Accousti's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I suggested Dr Accousti as a second opinion for two friends and both happily chose him and were very satisfied.
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After 6 months of treatment (pain meds, anti-inflammatory meds, PT-13 sessions, steroids-injection and by mouth) I finally received a MRI of my shoulder. The MRI showed an incomplete rotator cuff tear per the report, but the MD stated I didn't have a tear and recommended a topical steroid. I...more
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Great surgeon. He takes the time to listen and doesn't immediately conclude that surgery is needed. He tries other treatments to help the issue. He has now done surgery on both my shoulders. Great bedside manor.
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Awesome surgeon! Dr. Accousti is highly skilled and knowledgeable. He performed SLAP tear surgeries on both shoulders which were a complete success!
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