Dr. Robert Turner, MD

Dr. Robert Turner, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Robert Turner, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health in 1973 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

815 W Broad St

Columbus, OH 43222

Contact Information

(614) 569-2650

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Dislocation
high
more than 85% of peers
Knee Disorders
normal
more than 78% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 76% of peers

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7  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

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

94  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • 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 Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • 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
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • 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
  • 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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37  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • 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
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (10/9/2013)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Ohio
2 Board Actions
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (10/19/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
    Summary: Turner, Robert C MD: License # 35037925: OCTOBER 19, 2016 - PROBATION TERMINATION: The State Medical Board of Ohio GRANTED the physician's request for release from the terms of the 10-09-2013 Consent Agreement.
    State: Ohio
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (12/11/2013)
    Action Taken: Other actions
    Summary: Turner, Robert C MD: License # 35037925: DECEMBER 11, 2013 – PROBATIONARY REQUEST: The Ohio State Medical Board has GRANTED the physician’s request for approval of practice plan and monitoring physician. The frequency and number of charts to be review by monitoring physician have been established.
    State: Ohio

Education

  • Bethany College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Wilmington Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mt Carmel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Turner has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Turner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turner's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turner to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Turner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

He did surgery to repair by broken leg. Very nice, complete/thorough, friendly. Even other patients in the waiting room praised him while waiting. Staff is friendly. Quite pleased.
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Iv seen Dr Turner since 1982 and my dad went there too and family! He's best doctor I've ever seen,we also love genie,she's the best! Anyway I recommend my freind and doctor turner!!
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I was amazed at how fast the office visit took and still felt like we accomplished what we needed. My dad has been going to him for over 20 years and will never switch doctors.
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