Dr. Tsu-Min Tsai, MD

Dr. Tsu-Min Tsai, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 81
(15)
Save
Dr. Tsu-Min Tsai, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Coll Med Natl Taiwan U, Taipei in 1961 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

225 Abraham Flexner Way Ste 700

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 561-4263

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Tsai

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wrist Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Release
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Tsai'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 Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • 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
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
Less
Read Less

24  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • 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
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • 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
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Coll Med Natl Taiwan U, Taipei
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Natl Taiwan U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Natl Taiwan U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • U Louisville Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • U Louisville Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tsai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Tsai does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Tsai and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Tsai's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tsai to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tsai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Tsai botched my median nerve graft surgery then spent the next 20 months ignoring my symptoms, my concerns, and even a statement by one of his own colleagues indicating the surgery had failed. Future test procedures – in which Dr. Tsai placed no value – proved that the surgery had failed and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Tsai performed surgery to release pressure on my ulnar nerve in October 2016. I had several incisions in my hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow. He left huge, unsightly scars that look like I was ripped open and less than a year after surgery, my symptoms are back and worse than ever. I will be in...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
He did not give me the time of day and completely miss diagnosed my injury.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
This doctor used me has a human guinea pig. I am now and will be for life physically disabled due to the guinea pig surgeries performed on me by him. He is cruel. On my last visit 12/2015 he said he could not believe me about my pain, refused to give me a brace for my deformed arm that I am losing...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
This man saved my hand . He is the best there is period .
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option3
Flag this
Image of Dr. Tsai
Are you Dr. Tsai?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(27)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(27)
Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
(33)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(1)
Orthopedic Surgery
(3)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(22)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(28)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(7)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(6)