Dr. Sumant Krishnan, MD

Dr. Sumant Krishnan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Sumant Krishnan, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3900 Junius St Ste 740

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(214) 818-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Dislocation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Krishnan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

73  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy


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18  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Utsw Medical Center Dallas
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • U Tx Southwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Steadman-Hawkins Sports Med Found
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishnan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnan to family and friends
63 total reviews (25 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (64)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Krishnan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

Dr. Krishnan is the best! I had a massive injury to my shoulder. As an RN for 40 years, I know how important it is to see an expert like Butch. He repaired my shoulder and I was back to work in a few weeks. His team is excellent and helped us navigating through the preop and postop visits.He is not...more
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I have practiced dental surgery for 40 years and managed a fairly large office and staff and I cant recall ever having OR providing the quality of patient experience I received at Dr. Sumant Krishnan's office during my shoulder surgery. They were kind, prompt, attentive, competent and made the...more
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Dr. Krishnan is the best of the best. I am very grateful to Dr. K for fixing me after a botched surgery from another provider and hospital in 2016. I had a total shoulder replacement 1 month ago and am on the road to recovery. I was very nervous/scared when I had to have my shoulder replacement...more
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Excellent experience from the 1st visit, surgery and after care. Very professional and caring staff as well as Dr. Krishnan. Very concerned about what's best for me. He is a professional who cares about you. Bedside manner is excellent which most good doctors lack. Always smiling which makes you...more
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After an unwelcome fall, I recently found myself as a repeat patient of Dr. Krishnan. There is no surgeon anywhere I would trust the road to recovery with other than Dr. Krishnan. My recent experience was equally as impressive as Dr. Krishnan, all RNs, PAs, and particularly Daniel Abeaboeru have...more
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