Dr. Thomas Kern, MD

Dr. Thomas Kern, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Kern, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine doctor who practices in Tulsa, OK. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

6475 S Yale Ave Ste 301

Tulsa, OK 74136

Contact Information

(918) 494-9300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis of the Elbow
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more than 75% of peers
Joint Pain
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more than 73% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
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more than 67% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kern "The University of Oklahoma Center for Exercise and Sports Medicine believes in the health of the entire patient. We evaluate and treat all problems relating to bones, joints, and concussions that may be seen from the elite athlete to the weekend warrior to the beginner who wants to improve his or her health."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Heel Spur
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spina Bifida
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendonitis
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Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • The University Of Oklahoma
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • The University Of Oklahoma-Tulsa, Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, 2008
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kern to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Kern's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kern accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Kern has admitting privileges

Hillcrest Medical Center
1120 S Utica Ave
Tulsa, OK 74104
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