Dr. Robert Unsell, MD

Dr. Robert Unsell, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Robert Unsell, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

10001 S Western Ave Ste 101

Oklahoma City, OK 73139

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

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Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Unsell's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Unsell "All diagnosis affecting the upper extremities. We try conservatice measures first and then surgery when indicated."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Unsell does not have any board certifications listed.

74  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Migraine
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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33  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • 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
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Unsell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Unsell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Unsell's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Unsell to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Unsell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Unsell performed carpel tunnel surgery on both my hands and did surgery on my left wrist. I was very careful about selecting a hand surgeon because I am a professional jazz guitarist. After surgery and physical therapy I was 100% recovered.
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Dr. Unsell was incredibley careless in the reading of my x-rays. He told me the bones in my hand look great. He was SO WRONG! I have a bone spur that is very noticeable in my x-rays. This bone spur has ruputured the tendon to my middle finger. He totally miss diagnosed my condition. I do not...more
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Waited for over an hour and a half past my appointment time to see the doctor. Clerical staff was very unprofessional (I watched one of them change the order of charts so certain people could be seen before others. She did this twice). Unless the treatment provided works extremely well I won't...more
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I depend on my hands for my lifelihood, when I started losing feeling in my right hand I was devastated, I was referred to Dr Unsell by my Doctor, Dr Unsell recommended surgery, (I was scared to do this) I agreed, and in less than two months later I am back to 100 percent, what a blessing to have...more
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I had a ruptured (distal) bicep tendon reattached. There never was any pain level that required the use of pain suppressing medication. My down time was less than anticipated and I was able to get back to my daily activities MUCH SOONER than expected. Excellent physician!
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