Dr. Robert Falender, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Robert Falender, MD
Dr. Falender graduated highest distinction with a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Indiana University in Bloomington in 1983. He attended Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, graduating in 1987. Dr. Falender completed an internship in general surgery at Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital in Detroit, Michigan in 1988 and a residency in orthopedic surgery at Metropolitan Northwest Hospitals of Detroit in 1992. Dr. Falender completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois in 1993. Dr. Falender is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Indiana Orthopaedic Society and Indiana State Medical Association.

OrthoIndy South

1260 Innovation Pkwy Ste 100

Greenwood, IN 46143

Contact Information

(317) 884-5167

Dr. Robert Falender, MD

Dr. Robert Falender, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Falender's Experience

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Dr. Falender's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
36

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Wrist Fusion

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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

  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Metropolitan Northwest Hospitals Of Detroit
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Falender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Falender's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Falender to family and friends
3.5
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Falender's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Greenwood, IN |
Had a great experience with him. No problems. Would go to him again
Thank you for the review, Marsha.
in greenwood in |
He and his staff were very conscientious of my injury and didn't inflict any unecessary pain as i have had other Dr's grab the injury and just start moving it, putting you into that contortionists dance from the unnecessary pain. All of my appointments were quick and concise. He is very knowledgeable in his field as well. I was very satisfied in all aspects of service. Thank you.
Thank you for the review!
in Lebanon Ind |
Not ppl skilled! Fixed rgt elbow was supposed to fix left same diagnosis as rgt then decides to say "can't say work related" HELLO JUST FIXED RGT ELBOW WORK RELATED! WOULD NOT RECOMMEND DOESN'T CARE ABOUT PATIENTS INSUFFICIENT.
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Dr. Falender accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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