Dr. Kenneth Gustke, MD

Dr. Kenneth Gustke, MD

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Dr. Kenneth Gustke, MD is an orthopedic hip surgery specialist in Temple Terrace, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic hip surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

13020 N Telecom Pkwy

Temple Terrace, FL 33637

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Hip Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gustke "I love being able to apply the latest surgical techniques to help my patients achieve a better quality of life."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Dysplasia, Beukes Type
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hip Subluxation
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Myelopathy
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shin Splints
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
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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

  • Wayne State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Orthopedic Surgery, University of South Florida, 1989-1998
  • America's Top Surgeons, Consumer Research Council on America, 2002-2003,
  • Best Doctors in American, Southeastern United States, 1996, 1998
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 1981-1987
  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 1987-1989
  • Best Doctors in America, 2003-2008
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gustke's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gustke to family and friends
31 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Gustke'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Knee surgery was very successful 5 years ago. Developing pain and now he is too busy and I'll have to wait 8 weeks to see him.
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Dr. Gustke is an amazing surgeon. I have had multiple surgeries on the left hip, not any fault but my own, and Dr. Gustke is one of the only doctors who would touch my hip. From the moment I woke up from my surgery, there has not been any pain what so ever. He is my doctor and my doctor of...more
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Beware BUNDLING - Do not get in the bundling program with Gustke. My 88 year old mother was released from rehab after knee surgery before she was able to safely transfer from her chair to bed to restroom as she had been able to do in her apartment prior to surgery. I tried to explain that to the...more
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He is amazing, but be prepared he has no bedside manner.
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