Dr. Steven B. Waskow, MD

Dr. Steven B. Waskow, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 70 years old

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Colorado Springs Health Partners
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Dr. Waskow accepts 11 insurance carriers

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      11 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
      • Aetna
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Humana
      • Kaiser Permanente
      • Medicaid
      • Medical Mutual of Ohio
      • MultiPlan
      • Principal Financial Group
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      Dr. Waskow's Review Details
      3.4 based on 22 responses
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      • Trustworthiness
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      • Helpfulness
         (22)
      • Staff
         (22)
      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Waskow
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (22)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (22)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (22)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (21)
      Dr. Waskow's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (22)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (22)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (22)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (21)
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      Very bad doctor/patient relationship; poor communications; did not volunteer information regarding surgical procedure and after procedure; delayed physical therapy resulting in a frozen shoulder; arrogance detected during follow-up appointments.
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Waskow's Board Certifications

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hip Fracture
      • Hip Pointer Injuries
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Fracture
      • Knee Injuries
      • Knee Pain
      • Knee Sprain
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • 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
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pelvic Fracture
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Rib Fracture
      • Rotator Cuff Injuries
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Sacrum Disorders
      • Scapular Fracture
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Diseases
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Instability
      • Shoulder Pain
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Spine Disorders
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Trigger Finger

      Procedures Performed

      • ACL Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • De Quervain's Release
      • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Elbow Surgery
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Replacement
      • Hip Replacement Revision
      • Hip Resurfacing
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Replacement
      • Knee Replacement Revision
      • Knee Surgery
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
      • Shoulder Surgery
      • Steroid Injection
      • Synovial Biopsy
      • Total Knee Replacement
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Colorado.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Georgetown University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1971

      • Internship Hospital
        University Oreg Hospital

        Completed in 1972

      • Residency Hospital
        Letterman Army Med Center

        Completed in 1978

        Shriners Hospital

        Completed in 1978

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Waskow's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Why Does Experience Matter?

      Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

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      Dr. Waskow's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Waskow

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Waskow's Care Philosophy

      I believe the patient ALWAYS comes first.