Dr. Stephen Gunther, MD

Dr. Stephen Gunther, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Gunther, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Charlottesville, VA. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

595 Martha Jefferson Dr

Charlottesville, VA 22911

Contact Information

(434) 654-5575

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rotator Cuff Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glenoid Labrum Tear
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
46

Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Geo Washington University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Geo Washington University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gunther has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gunther's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gunther to family and friends
3.7
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Gunther's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Ruckersville, VA |
I went in for a second opinion consult. I found Dr. Gunther knowledgeable but very dismissive and condescending. He would cut me off when I would start to ask questions and not answer question he did not think relevant. Though he confirmed the initial doctor's diagnosis, I would not go back to see...more
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Charlottesville, VA |
Shoulder injury that started 4 mth ago. I could not do daily activities and was not sleeping due to the pain. After a less than 5 minute exam I was told my joints were loose to go to PT and it'd heal. I was to continue taking the anti-inflammatory medication GP had prescribed, told him I had 2 days...more
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in Charlottesville, VA |
Does not spend enough time with patient, and is very condescending. Appears in a rush all the time, takes less than 2 minutes with the patient. Does not inspire confidence or respect.
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in Palmyra, VA |
After seeing over 100 doctors for my husbands heart disease, 2 rounds of lymphoma cancer, shingles, and assortated other complications from those and being 74 I can personally say I have rarely seen this type of care and attention. Please take the time to meet him and treat yourself to the care...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gunther accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • Delta Health System
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Optima Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Gunther has admitting privileges

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital
500 Martha Jefferson Dr
Charlottesville, VA 22911
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