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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • Multiplan
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Empire BCBS

Doctors in Lake Shore Orthopedic Group

View all physicians that belong to Lake Shore Orthopedic Group.

Ratings & Comments

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

Specialties

1 specialty

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Lake Shore Orthopedic Group is affiliated with the following hospital

  • Brooks Memorial Hospital Dunkirk, NY 14048
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Lake Shore Orthopedic Group is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Irving, NY.

  • Southtowns Neurology

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    Irving, NY

  • Silver Creek Medical Group

    Group Practice

    Silver Creek, NY

  • Barnes Primary Care Assoc

    Group Practice

    Silver Creek, NY

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.