Dr. Stephen Burkhart, MD

Dr. Stephen Burkhart, MD

Orthopedic Arthroscopy  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Burkhart, MD is an orthopedic arthroscopy specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic arthroscopy, sports medicine, and more.

150 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 300

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 804-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Rotator Cuff Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Scott White Clin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Oregon Orthopaedic and Fracture Care Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burkhart has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burkhart's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burkhart to family and friends
4.5
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Burkhart's 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 (4)

in Odessa TX
Excellent orthopaedic surgeon. He has compassion, skill, and is probably the best shoulder orthopaedic surgeon in the USA.
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in Canyon Lake Texas
Very professional ... Very knowledgeable as well as conveying medical procedures ...
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in Albuquerque, NM
The best doctor in the world! None come close to Dr. Burkhart. I met about 3 of his patients in the waiting area and 2 of them were MD's themselves. My shoulder had an L-shaped supraspinatus tear and I had maybe 10% use of my arm. I am back to 100%. Post-op I had almost no pain. I am convinced that...more
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in San Antonio, TX
One of the best shoulder surgeon of US. You can trust him. He knows what he is doing.
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