Dr. Roy Bands, MD

Dr. Roy Bands, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Roy Bands, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Annapolis, MD and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University MD School Med in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2002 Medical Pkwy Ste 660

Annapolis, MD 21401

Contact Information

(410) 974-6388

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bands performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Bands'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

76  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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 Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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29  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • University MD School Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bands has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bands' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bands to family and friends
29 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Bands' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr bands saved my life, no one else in all my X-rays and MRI’s saw the pinched nerves affecting my back and right knee. He also repaired my neck. I don’t know what I would have done if zi had not found this Doctors. Everyone else just kept throwing me to pain clinics which meant pills not stopping...more
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Dr. Bands and Dr. Frank are by far the best surgeons and people around! I have had 3 cervical spine fusions by them and I wouldn't go to anyone else! I even live out of state and if I needed another surgery I would travel just to see them. They are extremely helpful, caring, and intelligent. ...more
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Dr. Bands and staff make you feel comfortable and at ease during difficult times. Appointments are made quickly and they are always available to discuss any issues. They are extremely well informed . Professional and patiently compassionate.
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Dr. Bands and Dr. Frank have the best bedside manner, they take the time to explain and answer questions. They have truly blessed me with giving me my life back. Thank you. I know I was a scared pain in the butt but they truly had empathy and compassion.
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OUTSTANDING ! Prompt: Pleasant: Professional: Areas of Expertise: Orthopedic Survey: Dr. Bands, Listens-Learns & ACTS ! I have experienced multiple Neck-Back-Shoulder & Knee OPERATIONS! Frank his Asst. is cut from the same dedicated wonderfully qualified cloth of EXCELLENCE. Staff: Lead by...more
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