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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

100 Butler Dr
Providence, RI 02906
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Dr. Aaron's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Cape Cod Hospital
27 Park Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Miriam Hospital
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Orthopedics Inc
Providence Office
100 Butler Dr
Providence, RI 02906
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    Dr. Aaron's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Back Pain
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
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    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Trigger Finger
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1969

    Internship Hospital

    Montefiore Med Center
    Complete in 1970

    Residency Hospital

    Harvard or Program
    Complete in 1977
    National Institute Health
    Complete in 1973
    Staten Island Usphs Hospital
    Complete in 1971

    Fellowship Hospital

    Robert Brigham Hospital
    Complete in 1978
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Aaron & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Aaron's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Cape Cod Hospital

    • Miriam Hospital

    • Rhode Island Hospital

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aaron to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Aaron's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Aaron

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    University Orthopedics Inc
    Providence Office
    100 Butler Dr
    Providence, RI 02906
    (401) 277-0790 (Office)
    (401) 861-5182 (Fax)
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