Dr. Purnell Traverso, MD

Dr. Purnell Traverso, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Purnell Traverso, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Coral Springs, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University of The West Indies / Faculty of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, hand and upper extremity surgery, and more.Read his story

3100 Coral Hills Dr Ste 305

Coral Springs, FL 33065

Contact Information

(954) 575-8056

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Traverso's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Traverso performs Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Traverso performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Traverso treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 87% of his peers

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

Trigger Finger Release
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Traverso performs Trigger Finger Release more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Traverso performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Traverso's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adhesive Capsulitis
Arm Surgery
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Finger
Arthritis of the Hand
Arthritis of the Wrist
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Avulsion Fracture
Bennett's Fracture
Carpal Fractures
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Colles' Fracture
Complex Fractures
Compound Fracture
Compression Fracture
Cyst
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Distal Radius Fracture
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Elbow Tenotomy
Endoscopic Hand Surgery
Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Extra-Articular Fracture
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Ganglion Cyst
Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand and Wrist Fusion
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand Ligament Rupture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Pain
Hand Reconstruction
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intra-Articular Fracture
Joint Disorders
Joint Drainage
Joint Fracture
Joint Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Malunion of Fracture
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteoarthropathy
Osteopenia
Pathologic Fracture
Pseudoarthrosis
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
Simple Fracture Care and Casting
Simple Fractures
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture
Tendon Injuries
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
Traumatic Arthropathy
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Upper Extremity Fracture
Wear and Tear Arthritis
Wrist Disorders
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Injuries
Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
Wrist Pain
Wrist Reconstruction
Wrist Replacement
Wrist Sprain
Wrist Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

At our practice, we pride ourselves on our patient service. We offer a knowledgeable staff, safe and proven procedures, and the latest in medical technology.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2014
    University Of Connecticut-Hartford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    Howard University
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2009
    Howard University
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2005
    University of The West Indies / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School
    2005

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Traverso's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Traverso

4.8

Based on 104 reviews

5 Stars
95.1923076923077%
(99)
4 Stars
0.9615384615384616%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0.9615384615384616%
(1)
1 Star
2.8846153846153846%
(3)

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Dr Traverso is wonderful. Among the most kind and caring physicians I have been to. Very thankful for the great care and immediate diagnosis of my problem. Surgery performed and now I’m pain free. Overall experience with this office iwas five star from start to finish.
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Dr Traverso's education, training, experience and reputation are excellent. His genuine warmth, compassion and thoughtfulness were a welcome surprise. He thoroughly explained everything I could expect every step of the way. He gave me a binder with discharge instructions, my prescriptions and his...Read More
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Dr. Traverso and his staff are outstanding. Immediately walking into the office you feel welcomed, everyone is extremely friendly and caring. Dr. Traverso is one of the best doctors I’ve ever met, and without his help I don’t think I would have recovered like I did. I’m able to use my wrist even...Read More
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Very caring and patient. I wish all physicians were as wonderful as Dr. Traverso. Surgery went as expected, and recovery was ahead of anticipation. I would highly recommend Dr. Traverso. Office staff was always accommodating and professional.
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From the moment he saw my injury until today Dr.T has been the most caring and knowledgeable physician I have met in many years. His surgical skill has enabled me to use a hand and wrist that l thought were going to be useless. Everything that he did was explained to both my son and myself. I work...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
MultiPlan
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UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
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Neighborhood Health Partnership
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