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Specialties & Research
Dr. Douglas Root, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Root graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Root has 2 hospital affiliations:
- Meyersdale Medical Center
- Memorial Hospital Med Center-Cumberland
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Root accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Priority Partners - 3 plans
- United Healthcare - 19 plans
- CareFirst - 6 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Cigna - 10 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Unicare - 11 plans
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- Where does Dr. Douglas C. Root practice?
Dr. Douglas Root practices Family Medicine, Sports Medicine, and Orthopaedic Surgery near Cumberland, MD.
Additional practice locations include: Meyersdale, PA and Salisbury, PA.
See Cumberland Family Physicians, Cumberland Sports Medicine Doctors, and Cumberland Orthopedic Surgeons.