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About Dr. Kristopher R Avant
Dr. Kristopher R Avant, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Oklahoma City, OK, with other offices in Ada, OK and Oklahoma City, OK (and 1 other location). He has 12 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Avant has received 1 award. He speaks English.
Dr. Kristopher R Avant has the following 2 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- 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.
Dr. Kristopher R Avant has the following 15 expertise
- Sports Medicine
- Bone Fracture
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Joint Pain/Swelling
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Herniated Disc
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Knee Surgery
- Joint Replacement
Dr. Kristopher R Avant has 0 board certified specialties
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Dr. Kristopher Avant is a fantastic physician. The respect and care he has for his patients is very evident when speaking to him. Yes, the wait time has been over an hour both visits I have had with him, but I truly believe it's because he takes the time needed with each patient to ensure all questions are answered. When it was my turn, I had his undivided attention and felt I was the only patient in the clinic. He gave all options, explained the risks for surgery, because every surgery is a risk. He explained the recovery process without sugar coating how difficult it will likely be. I left his office feeling as though we are a team, and we had a plan. I will send my family and friends to Dr. Avant for upper extremity orthopedic issues. He is worth the wait.
I was pleased with the doctor visits. My daughter and I both were being seen by the doctor. The employees and staffs made use feel welcome. I felt we were important and they took the time to explain and listen to what we had to say. I feel the doctor and employees do care about their patients. I would refer my friends, family and others to Dr Avant.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
12 Years Experience
Oklahoma State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated in 2006
Dr. Kristopher R Avant accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS OK BlueChoice
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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