Dr. Timothy Allen, MD

Dr. Timothy Allen, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Timothy Allen, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Frisco, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, pediatric hand surgery, and more.

3880 Parkwood Blvd Ste 501

Frisco, TX 75034

Contact Information

(214) 618-5719

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • 32 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
very high
more than 94% of peers
Fracture Care
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Allen'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Allen "Provides the most straight forward and simplest means to achieve the desired outcome. Will discuss your hand problem with care, patience, and understanding. Is down to earth and easy to talk to."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

78  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Congenital Diseases
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Laceration
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Numbness
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Tricep Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wounds
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
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44  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone Grafting
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Humerus
  • 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
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Limb Reattachment
  • Microneurovascular Surgery
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
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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.

Education

  • University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Colorado Hospital Authority
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Colorado Hospital Authority
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • www.lowcountryhandcenter.com,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Allen's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Allen to family and friends
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Allen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Allen treated my son after a thumb fracture in a club soccer game. Dr Allen was very descriptive and thorough with his diagnosis and treatment plan for the injury. He gave very clear timelines and set expectations for recovery and rehab after the removal of the cast. He and his staff followed...more
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If you are looking for a great wrist and hand surgeon, you can stop, you have found him, I cannot say or do enough to repay Dr. Allen for his empathy and compassion to take on a patient with a complicated wrist fracture repaired by another Dr. using a recalled medical appliance that had failed. And...more
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I was recently treated for an infection and, I remained in the hospital until I was clear of the infection. Upon discharge, my doctor told me to f/up with an Orthopedic to see if I have an abscess in my right hand. I called Dr. Allen's office, but I was told he would not approve any appointment to...more
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Nice guy, but will run unnecessary tests just to get the money. His office staff is rude and inconsiderate.
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Dr. Allen took excellent care of my son when he fractured his wrist. His office staff was very helpful and courteous as well!
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