Dr. Steven Kann, MD

Dr. Steven Kann, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(37)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Steven Kann, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

300 Chapel Harbor Dr Ste 300

Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Contact Information

(412) 696-0300

Insurance Accepted

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

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neuroplasty
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Release
very high
more than 98% of peers

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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • 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
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Pittsburgh Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Cincinnati Hand Surgery Consultants
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kann's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kann to family and friends
3.6
based on 37 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Kann'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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Pittsburgh, PA |
I had carpal tunnel surgery on both hands. Dr. Kann runs his surgeries like an assembly line with focus on speed. He did not provide any information to me before or after surgery about what to expect during the recovery/healing process. I'm sure the surgery was done well. He needs to improve his...more
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Pittsburgh, PA |
Great experience. Thought for certain I would need surgery on wrist and he recommended we first try PT, a brace and cortisone. Over a 12 month period the pain gradually disappeared and I did not need the surgery. A surgeon telling you to avoid surgery---that is integrity. Although I may still need...more
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Monroeville, PA |
I had carpal tunnel surgery June, 2016. Had many issues with it not healing. Finally had another EMG test this year. Lo and behold, I still have carpal tunnel in the same hand that he supposedly did the surgery on. I would absolutely not recommend him to anyone. If you want a Doctor who will...more
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in Mc Keesport, PA |
Dr. Kann did my carpal tunnel surgery 2-weeks ago. I was able to go back to work that night. It was a wonderful experience. I have recommended him to several colleagues due to the lack of time off needed. It was happy that I was able to get tested the same day, & scheduled for surgery 4-days...more
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Pittsburgh, PA |
I would not take my dog to him!!!
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Dr. Kann accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kann has admitting privileges

UPMC St. Margaret
815 Freeport Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
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