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About Dr. John M Ambrosia
Dr. John M Ambrosia, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Knoxville, TN, with another office in Knoxville, TN. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery of the Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Ambrosia is affiliated with Physicians Regional Medical Center and LaFollette Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. John M Ambrosia has the following 3 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
- Surgery of the Hand
Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.
- Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. John M Ambrosia has the following 4 expertise
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Dupuytren's Contracture
Dr. John M Ambrosia has 2 board certified specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. John M Ambrosia is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr. Ambrosia has operated on my wrist and hand for two different diagnoses. I was very happy with my experiences on both occasions. He spent time with me explaining my situation and discussing my options. I felt completely comfortable asking questions, and he was able to answer with confidence in a manner that was easy to understand. In both cases, Dr. Ambrosia was able to completely take care of my problems, and my wrist and hand are functioning perfectly and without pain now. The only drawback to seeing Dr. Ambrosia is that his orthopedic group, KOC, is known to have long wait times. I have experienced this with several doctors in the group, and I feel the problem is not with the physicians themselves, but with the way the group is run. That being said, I will wait to see a good surgeon.
Waited forever to see the doctor (Over an hour!) Was overcharged by his office at first. Was like pulling teeth to get them to bill me a fair amount, which they eventually did several phone calls later. Billing department lied to me about charges and were extremely rude. Was not impressed with the doctor or his office. Will not be ever using this office or doctor again.
He saved 3 of my fingers on my left hand that were cut off In an accident. I can now use my hand and have full function of all my fingers with no problems. He also has worked several times on both of my mom's hands including both thumbs. We both feel he is a supreme surgeon that has been blessed with the knowledge and ability to help God's children. I recommend him to anyone in need of a hand surgeon. We also consider him most as a great friend.
Dr. Ambrosia is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
38 Years Experience
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980
Mayo Clinic And Medical School
Dr. John M Ambrosia accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TN Blue Network S
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana Knoxville PPOx
- Humana National POS
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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