Dr. Kostas Economopoulos, MD

Hip & Knee OrthopedicsMale

Dr. Economopoulos
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The Orthopedic Clinic Association

2222 E Highland Ave Phoenix, AZ 85016

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Dr. Kostas Economopoulos, MD is a Orthopedic Hip & Knee Surgery Specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Arizona medical school in 2002. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix and HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Economopoulos to book an appointment.

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Dr. Economopoulos' Reviews

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4.8

Based on 102 ratings

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I have had some procedures done by by him and they were great, but now I have some knee issues, that he anticipated, well now I am 64 years old and he transferred to a new company, which I was able to go to, he will not treat patients over 60 years of age. Very disappointing , as we all get old and have to endure sub service. Hope you can heal the young.
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William S Dominguez, an old man, young at heart – Oct 23, 2021
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Excellent doctor who helped repair a torn hip labrum. Did an amazing job, I’m back doing all the activities I love to do without pain.
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Office environment
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Jul 08, 2020
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Incredible doctor who greatly helped me. He was my advocate and also listened to every word I said. I wouldn't have wanted my surgery from anyone else. Very compassionate and worked hard to get me back where I was. Best doctor/surgeon I've ever had.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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No results
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May 20, 2020
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Botched knee reconstruction surgery. Drilled the holes too large to attach the ligaments and using an "Arthroscopic robotic-assisted device for type repair is not protocol for this complex knee surgery" (ACL, MCL, PCL injury). This was confirmed by two other orthopedic surgeons. Encountered an infection and was in the hospital for ten days before Dr. Economopoulous came in to clean out the wound. Will require additional surgeries to correct his mistakes.
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Nov 14, 2019
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Everything from the consult, to pre-op, surgery, post-op, and rehab, was absolutely amazing. He is so kind, considerate, humble and an amazing surgeon. I saw him for my hip arthroscopy and now for my shoulders. He is leaving TOCA for Mayo and I will definitely be following him there.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jul 21, 2019
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Great Doctor, terrible office staff- long on hold waits on phone if you even get to speak with someone, generally 30-45 minute office wait times, very poor follow up with messages. Gave MD 4 stars because he doesn't seem to care about poor performance in office personnel.
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Jun 30, 2019
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Love Love Love Love Dr. Economopoulos! He is so amazing and thorough and explains everything you want to know! Recommend Dr. E to EVERYONE!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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BB in Phoenix, AZ – Jun 24, 2019
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I appreciated the support and great explanation of what was done with my arthroscopic surgery from his assistant Susan who I praise highly. The surgery went well and now my time to heal. Thank you to both Dr. Economopoulos and Susan.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Brigitte Rensel in Tempe , AZ – Jun 23, 2019
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Very professional
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Kenny Torhan in Tempe, AZ – Jun 20, 2019
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Fantastic. Dr E is extremely competent and very responsive. I feel confident that my son is in the best hands.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Marta – Jun 18, 2019
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Excellent as always
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May 23, 2019
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He was very thorough in his examination of my MRI and gave me information about my current condition that was not given to me by a previous doctor earlier in the week. I felt he was being honest and straightforward with me, as well as being patient. He answered all my questions, of which there were many! I have had to see several surgeons in the last month and he was by far the best in terms of expertise, communicating clearly my situation and having a great bedside manner. I saw him for a second opinion and I am so grateful that I did! He was an answer to prayer! FYI, he does orthoscopic surgeries on hips, but doesn't do total hip replacements. Dr. Feng does that. So you see him first and he will let you know if your hip condition is something he can take care of, or you need to see Dr. Feng for a total hip replacement.
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May 20, 2019
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Dr Economopoulos was very understanding, straightforward and easy to communicate with. I chose him due in large part to his dual fellowships in Orthopedics and Sports medicine. His recommended course of action was exactly what I had hoped for which puts surgery as a last resort if required.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Thomas McCarthy in Casa Grande , AZ – Jan 13, 2019
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Dr. Ecno is amazing and his staff is first rate. I had surgery on the 5 of December and I am feeling amazing. I was told that hip surgery is very painful and the recovery slow. I followed the doctors instructions and I am thrilled to say my range of motion and pain level is gone. If you are looking for a great staff and doctors that really care, then your reading the right reviews. Thank you all so much for making this a good experience. Bravo
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Katheryn W in GLENDALE, AZ – Jan 06, 2019
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Understanding and personable
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Karla in Apache Junction , AZ – Dec 31, 2018
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Dr. Economopolis is great. He doesn't rush to surgery for the answer to the root problem, but instead tries to see if there are other ways to handle it before surgery is necessary. That is the kind of surgeon I like working with me, one that works with me and my body! ??
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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AZ – Oct 18, 2018
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Dr Economopoulos has been a great help to me and my knee problems. I highly recommend the doctor and his team of professionals at TOCA
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mesa, AZ – Oct 18, 2018
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Dr. Economopoulos is the best Dr around willing to listen and answer any question you have. He is very nice and makes you feel welcome as well. He gives you a vibe that every is going to be ok after surgery. The staff are all very friendly as well they don’t to do their job they interact with you the little time they with. Such a great place to be.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mario in Mesa, AZ – Oct 01, 2018
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Dr. Economopoulos does an amazing job of providing you with the best service and truly makes you feel like a valued patient. He answers all your questions and ensures you are aligned with the action plan to get you feeling better as soon as possible. I strongly recommend him and TOCA!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Marco Grijalva in Chandler, AZ – Sep 18, 2018
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Straight forward well knowledgeable doctor. I appreciate his great bedside manner. Dr. E is awesome. If I have to do it again he will be my first choice. I’m hoping I do not.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Douglas Hurley in AZ – Sep 17, 2018
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About Me

Care Philosophy

RECOVERY. RESULTS. RELIEF.

Biography

Dr. Economopoulos is fellowship trained in sports medicine and hip arthroscopy. He is a team orthopaedic consultant for Arizona State University. At ASU,...Read more

Specialties

  • Hip & Knee Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2013
Hip Arthroscopy with John O'Donnell
Fellowship Hospital
2012
University of Virginia Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2002
University of Arizona
Medical School
1997
University of Arizona
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Kostas Economopoulos, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Economopoulos frequently treats Hip Sprain, Joint Pain, and Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Economopoulos treats.

Where is Dr. Kostas Economopoulos, MD's office located?

Dr. Economopoulos' office is located at 2222 E Highland Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85016. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Economopoulos speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Dr. Economopoulos' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hip Sprain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Economopoulos treats Hip Sprain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Economopoulos treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Economopoulos treats Joint Pain more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Economopoulos treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Economopoulos treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Economopoulos treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Economopoulos' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
  • Wrist Fracture

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Dr. Economopoulos accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Cigna PPO
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Locations

The Orthopedic Clinic Association

Phoenix Office2222 E Highland Ave Phoenix, AZ 85016
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