Dr. Stephen Umansky, MD

Dr. Stephen Umansky, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Stephen Umansky, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

700 Bob O Link Dr

Lexington, KY 40504

Contact Information

(859) 258-8566

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Neuroplasty
very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 94% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Umansky's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Umansky "Dr. Umansky is board-certified in Orthopedic Surgery and holds an American Board of Orthopaedics Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Umansky provides services in general orthopedics, workers compensation, and surgical procedures. Dr. Umansky's professional interests include hand and upper extremity surgery, hand and wrist fractures, tendon and ligament injuries, athletic and trauma injuries, arthritis in the upper extremity, and work-related injuries."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

54  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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31  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Indiana Hand Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Umansky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Umansky's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Umansky to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Umansky'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 (5)

Dr Umanski is an excellent surgeon. He has performed carpal tunnel surgery on both hands with great success. He has a great bed side manner. Have recommended him several times. If you are in need of a hand specialist he is definitely the doctor you need. Thank you Dr Umanski for fine care & relief...more
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He does not listen.
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I am a guitar player and I have had numerous surgeries on my hands and wrists for carpal tunnel and trigger finger, all performed by Dr. Umansky. From scheduling to post op, my experience has been nothing short of exemplary. Very friendly and helpful staff. No long waiting. Dr. Umansky is super...more
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Thank you for reaching out about your experience. I am delighted you were satisfied with our office. We work hard to maintain our commitment to excellent patient care and we appreciate your confidence and trust in Lexington Clinic. -Dr. Stephen Umansky

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Dr. Umansky was very friendly, warm and knowledgeable. He answered my questions and eased my nerves. Great doctor!
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Thank you for reaching out. I am pleased to hear from you about your positive experience when you visited our office. We work hard to maintain our commitment to excellent patient care and we appreciate your confidence and trust in Lexington Clinic. -Dr. Umansky

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I could not be happier about my experience with Dr Umanski. After going through two years of pain in my wrist after a fracture, he quickly identified the source, and recommended surgery as the best solution, after having undergone all other options. i have had the surgery, and am very close to...more
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