Dr. Timothy Hupfer, MD

Dr. Timothy Hupfer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Timothy Hupfer, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

8450 Northwest Blvd Ste 125

Indianapolis, IN 46278

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • 28 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Bone Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Hupfer'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.

Dr. Hupfer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hupfer "Dr. Hupfer graduated from Indiana University, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, in 1980. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis in 1984. Dr. Hupfer completed an internship in general surgery at Metropolitan Northwest Detroit Hospital in Detroit, Michigan and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Indiana University School of Medicine in 1989. He completed fellowships in adult reconstruction at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and orthopedic trauma in Bern, Switzerland. Dr. Hupfer serves as the team physician for the Indiana Pacers and is a member of the NBA Team Physicians Society. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. "
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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Metropolitan Northwest Detroit Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hupfer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hupfer's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hupfer to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Hupfer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Like most orthopedic surgeons, he is skilled. For the personal interaction piece, he is very arrogant. I the recovery phase of my surgery, he made it a lot worse with his interaction style. I would highly recommend finding another physician. My colleagues have had excellent results with Dr....more
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He has done numerous surgeries on my left knee ending with a replacement, He has always been easy to be in touch with and listen to the problems.
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