Dr. Stephen Fuhs, MD

Dr. Stephen Fuhs, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Fuhs, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Seattle, WA. He is 69 years old.

600 Broadway Ste 440

Seattle, WA 98122

Contact Information

(206) 292-6252

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 91% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Union Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fuhs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fuhs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fuhs to family and friends
3.4
based on 9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Fuhs' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fuhs accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Coop Core
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Fuhs has admitting privileges

Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
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