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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Blue Card

Doctors in Aspen Orthopedic Associates

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Ratings & Comments

16 ratings with 7 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Aspen Orthopedic Associates when asked is excellent. Aspen Orthopedic Associates has been reviewed by 16 patients. The rating is 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Aspen Orthopedic Associates as provided by patient reviews is 14 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Aspen Orthopedic Associates

1450 E Valley Rd
Basalt, CO 81621
(970) 544-1289

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Doctors in Aspen Orthopedic Associates

  • Dr. Mark L Purnell MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Internal Medicine

    Aspen, CO

    5.0
    (6)
  • Dr. Tomas P Pevny MD

    Sports Medicine, Internal Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery

    Aspen, CO

    4.4
    (10)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Baylor College Of Medicine
  • Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine
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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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