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Dr. Adam Handwerger, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.9 (117)
Map Pin Small Mobile, AL
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Adam Handwerger, MD

Dr. Adam Handwerger, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Mobile, AL. They graduated from University of South Alabama Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine and is affiliated with Mobile Infirmary, Providence Hospital and USA Children's & Women's Hospital. Dr. Handwerger, completed a residency at University Of South Alabama Orthopaedics. Patients rated Dr. Handwerger an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Handwerger works at The Orthopaedic Group, P.C. in Mobile, AL with other offices in Fairhope, AL and Saraland, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Broken Arm, Foot Sprain and Clavicle Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Handwerger's Office Locations

  1. 1
    The Orthopaedic Group, P.C. Springhill Office
    1720 Spring Hill Ave Ste 100, Mobile, AL 36604 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (251) 476-5050
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    The Orthopaedic Group, P.C. Mobile AL
    6144 Airport Blvd, Mobile, AL 36608 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (251) 476-5050
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    The Orthopaedic Group, P.C. Fairhope Office
    8096 Twin Beech Rd Unit 100, Fairhope, AL 36532 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (251) 476-5050
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  4. 4
    The Orthopaedic Group. P.C. Saraland Office
    880 Industrial Pkwy # H, Saraland, AL 36571 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (251) 476-5050
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Mobile Infirmary
  • Providence Hospital
  • USA Children's & Women's Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Broken Arm
Foot Sprain
Clavicle Fracture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Clubfoot
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Difficulty With Walking
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Hip Dysplasia
Humerus Fracture
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Scoliosis
Sever's Disease
Spine Deformities
Cerebral Palsy
Gait Abnormality
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Low Back Pain
Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Ankle Fracture
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bursitis
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Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Femur Fracture
Foot Fracture
Foot Infection
Ganglion Cyst
Hammer Toe
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Ingrown Nail
Knee Dislocation
Knee Sprain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nail Infection
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Patellar Dislocation
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Sacrum Disorders
Shoulder Fracture
Spina Bifida
Tenosynovitis
Tibial Fracture
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
AC Joint Injury
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Administrative Physical
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Impingement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Baker’s Cyst
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Bunion
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Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chondromalacia
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Congenital Hand Anomaly
Constipation
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dehydration
Down Syndrome
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Foot And Ankle Osteophyte
Genu Valgum
Genu Varum
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Pointer
Hip Tendinitis
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spina Bifida
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Nausea
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Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Fracture
Patellar Tendonitis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Ankle Foot
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Shoulder
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sacral Fracture
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spina Bifida Occulta
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Tobacco Use Disorder
Trigger Finger
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tenotomy
Arthrocentesis
Bursal Drainage
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Carpal Tunnel Release
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Repair
Excision of Ganglion
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Fracture Treatment Closed
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Tendon Repair
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Spinal Fusion
Spine Fracture Treatment
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Wound Repair
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    4.9
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    Based on 117 ratings
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    About Dr. Adam Handwerger, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1528156528
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Scottish Rite Children's Hospital Pediatric Orthopaedic
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University Of South Alabama Orthopaedics
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of South Alabama Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Georgia
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Handwerger has seen patients for Broken Arm, Foot Sprain and Clavicle Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Handwerger on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    117 patients have reviewed Dr. Handwerger. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Handwerger.

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