Dr. R McKenna, DO

Dr. R McKenna, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. R McKenna, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Decatur, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ok State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1713 S FM 51

Decatur, TX 76234

Contact Information

(940) 627-6976

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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Runner's Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Dislocation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McKenna "I care deeply for the patients we provide care for ,and after preforming over 20,000 surgeries i have the experience to go with our sincere approach to providing comprehensive care."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

109  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • 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
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ok State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Dallas/Ft Worth Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Dallas/Ft Worth Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Florida Orthopaedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Trauma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McKenna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKenna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKenna to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McKenna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Have had several surgeries on my knees and some complications (other medical issues, not anything to due to Dr McKenna) and doc and his staff have gotten me through some tough times! Very near the end of treatment and am getting my life back. He listens to,and stays familiar with many details I...more
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Dr. McKenna guaranteed me that my left hip would not need replacing after spending $8000 to have both hips injected with stem cells 6 months ago. He assured me that my right hip would be much better. When I asked about complications, the nurse Julie told me there were none. When I asked about the...more
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This is not the go to surgeon if you want to have any say in your care and or looking for a professional who listens to the patient and works in concert with that patient. He has an ego that gets in the way of communicating with patients. If you question him on anything you will find your self on...more
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I am a fitness instructor (44 yrs. old) & I was having terrible knee pain; I could no longer run/ teach my high intense interval training classes. Dr. McKenna was professional & cared on helping me get back to doing what I love. Dr. McKenna performed the knee surgery & 5 months later I am...more
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