Dr. Roy Aaron, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMaleAge 76

Dr. Aaron
Accepting new patients

University Orthopedics Inc

100 BUTLER DR Providence, RI 02906

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(401) 277-0790

Dr. Roy Aaron, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Providence, RI and has over 52 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate medical school in 1969. He is affiliated with The Miriam Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Aaron to book an appointment.

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Dr. Aaron is affiliated with The Miriam Hospital Providence, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Aaron's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aaron treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Aaron treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain
Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aaron treats Joint Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Aaron treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aaron treats Osteoarthritis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Aaron treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
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Dr. Aaron's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Meniscus Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Myositis Ossificans
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Dr. Aaron accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Dr. Aaron's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Aaron

4.2

Based on 5 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
  • Appointment scheduling (4)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (1)
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Dr. Aaron has more knowledge and information than any doctor I've encountered, and he is able to integrate so many issues and arrive at, and help me understand, the issue at hand in its context. His office staff is wonderful. They treated me with respect and professionalism. Dr. Aaron is kind, patient, and attentive. None better. I have learned that other doctors frequently send their family members to Dr. Aaron. I am not surprised.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Judith R Aaron – Jan 24, 2021
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Roy Aaron, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Providence, RI and has over 52 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1978
Robert Brigham Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Harvard Or Prog
Residency Hospital
1973
Natl Inst Hlth
Residency Hospital
1971
Staten Island USPHS Hosp
Residency Hospital
1970
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Internship Hospital
1969
New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Roy Aaron, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Roy Aaron, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Aaron frequently treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain, Joint Pain, and Osteoarthritis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Aaron treats.

Where is Dr. Roy Aaron, MD's office located?

Dr. Aaron's office is located at 100 BUTLER DR, Providence, RI 02906. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Roy Aaron, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Aaron has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

University Orthopedics Inc

University Orthopedics Inc.100 BUTLER DR Providence, RI 02906
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Aaron is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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The Miriam Hospital

Providence, RI

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)