Dr. Paul Kupcha, MD

Dr. Paul Kupcha, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(70)
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Dr. Paul Kupcha, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wilmington, DE and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

3401 Brandywine Pkwy Ste 101

Wilmington, DE 19803

Contact Information

(302) 655-9494

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Kupcha's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kupcha "Dr. Kupcha, originally from the Delaware Valley, began his practice in Wilmington following a commission with the United States Army that took him to Hawaii, South West Asia and Germany. At the end of his active duty in the Army, he was serving at Fort Belvoir, Virginia as Chief of the Division of Orthopaedics. Dr. Kupcha is Board Certified, fellowship-trained, and specializes in: Surgery of the Foot Surgery of the Ankle He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kupcha "Dr. Kupcha, originally from the Delaware Valley, began his practice in Wilmington following a commission with the United States Army that took him to Hawaii, South West Asia and Germany. At the end of his active duty in the Army, he was serving at Fort Belvoir, Virginia as Chief of the Division of Orthopaedics. Dr. Kupcha is Board Certified, fellowship-trained, and specializes in Surgery of the Foot Surgery of the Ankle. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • 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 Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Spina Bifida
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Regeneration Procedure
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursa Injection
  • Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • 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 Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fusion
  • 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
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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 Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Tripler Army Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Foot and Ankle Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Currently lectures nationally and internationally,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kupcha's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kupcha to family and friends
4.6
based on 70 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (70)

  • 5
    (61)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Kupcha'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
Dr. Kupcha Says:

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Patient Comments (12)

in New Castle, DE
I have a lot of confidence in Delortho physicians. They treat you like an individual. They do not appear rushed. The PA compliments the process by spending more time and answering questions and demonstrating exercises and confirming understanding. This is in direct contrast to the other large...more
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in Elkton
I wanted to say thanks to Dr. Kupcha and his 2 physician assistants, Mike and Geary for taking care of me for the second time. Dr. Kupcha performed bilateral bunionectomys on me. The results of the out patient surgical procedures were perfect. I have not experienced any pain since having the...more
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in Claymont, DE
Dr. Kupcha is wonderful. I recently had the good fortune of meeting him and his SUPER med-tech Mark about my aging feet. He was thorough and efficient and made me feel so much better about the issue I am experiencing. I was especially thrilled that he didn't seem to want to rush to invasive...more
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in Wilmington, DE
I have been a patient of Dr. Kupcha's as well as working with him in the medical field for many years. I have seen him with patients and he appears to have a good rapor with them I know of people he has treated and they all speak very highly of him. I have found; My appointments are not...more
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in Westville, NJ
I felt Dr. Kupcha was very easy to talk to and was honest with my diagnosis.
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