Dr. Molly Black, MD

Dr. Molly Black, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
42 y/o
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Dr. Molly Black, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Overland Park, KS. She specializes in orthopedic surgery and emergency medicine.Read her story

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture
very high
more than 89% of peers
Femur Fracture
high
more than 87% of peers
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Black'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.

Dr. Black's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Black "Dr. Molly Black obtained her medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She completed a residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita and a fellowship at Duke University (Durham). She has served as an assistant professor of orthopedic trauma at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and as a trauma surgeon at Midwest Orthopedic Center (Peoria). Dr. Black is affiliated with Overland Park Regional Medical Center."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Black "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
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39  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • 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
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Black has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Black's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Black to family and friends
27 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Black's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

She is an amazing surgeon and sooooo very nice. She has the kindest personality and best bed side manners in the doctors we have had during our accident.
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I first met Dr. Black after being admitted to OPRMC to discuss a treatment plan for multiple fractures of the pelvis. Dr, Black conveyed a professional manner while exhibiting a very empathetic approach. She very patiently discussed my injuries and surgical options with the overriding concern...more
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So far so good
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Thank you for coming to see us on our wedding day. This meant the world to us. You are the reason I got to walk down the aisle and have the perfect wedding day.
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Thanks for the marvelous professional surgery repair of my hip. I was expecting months for recovery, I feel, walk, and kneel great. D. Schlekau
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