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Dr. Lance Bear, MD

Sports Medicine*
4.5 (41)
Map Pin Small Gig Harbor, WA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Lance Bear, MD

Dr. Lance Bear, MD is a Sports Medicine Specialist in Gig Harbor, WA. They graduated from University of Missouri School of Medicine and is affiliated with St. Anthony Hospital. Dr. Bear, completed a residency at Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics, Columbia, MO. Patients rated Dr. Bear an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Bear works at Franciscan Foot & Ankle Associates - Gig Harbor in Gig Harbor, WA with other offices in Port Orchard, WA. They frequently treat conditions like Limb Pain and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 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.

Dr. Bear's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Franciscan Foot & Ankle Associates - Gig Harbor
    6401 Kimball Dr, Gig Harbor, WA 98335 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (253) 366-5859
  2. 2
    Franciscan Orthopedic Associates - Port Orchard
    450 S Kitsap Blvd Ste 210, Port Orchard, WA 98366 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (253) 366-5859

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Meniscus Tear Chevron Icon
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Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Ankle Chevron Icon
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Osteoarthritis of Hip Chevron Icon
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Osteoarthritis of Spine Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Wrist Chevron Icon
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Chevron Icon
Rotator Cuff Tear Chevron Icon
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Wrist Sprain or Strain Chevron Icon
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Excision of Ganglion Chevron Icon
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
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Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
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Hip Replacement Chevron Icon
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
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Knee Replacement Chevron Icon
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Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
Trigger Finger Release Chevron Icon
Ulnar Nerve Transposition Chevron Icon
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate Chevron Icon
Wrist Replacement Chevron Icon
AC Joint Injury Chevron Icon
Achilles Tendinitis Chevron Icon
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Ankle Impingement Chevron Icon
Ankylosing Spondylitis Chevron Icon
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear Chevron Icon
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Cervical Spine Myelopathy Chevron Icon
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Chronic Pelvic Pain Chevron Icon
Clavicle Fracture Chevron Icon
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Foot Fracture Chevron Icon
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Gait Abnormality Chevron Icon
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Hammer Toe Chevron Icon
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Heel Spur Chevron Icon
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Hip Sprain Chevron Icon
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Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury Chevron Icon
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Medial Epicondylitis Chevron Icon
Morton's Neuroma Chevron Icon
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Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures Chevron Icon
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Osteopenia Chevron Icon
Osteophyte of Hand Chevron Icon
Patellar Chondromalacia Chevron Icon
Patellar Fracture Chevron Icon
Patellar Tendonitis Chevron Icon
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS) Chevron Icon
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Peripheral Nerve Injuries Chevron Icon
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Piriformis Syndrome Chevron Icon
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome Chevron Icon
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Pyogenic Arthritis Chevron Icon
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation Chevron Icon
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Rib Fracture Chevron Icon
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Sacral Fracture Chevron Icon
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Sever's Disease Chevron Icon
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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome Chevron Icon
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis Chevron Icon
Sjögren's Syndrome Chevron Icon
Spinal Osteophyte Chevron Icon
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Spine Deformities Chevron Icon
Spondylitis Chevron Icon
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Chevron Icon
Thoracic Stenosis Chevron Icon
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair Chevron Icon
Biceps Tendon Repair Chevron Icon
De Quervain's Release Chevron Icon
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn Chevron Icon
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Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
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Foot Fracture Treatment Closed Chevron Icon
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Hammer Toe Repair Chevron Icon
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Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
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Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer Chevron Icon
Hand Tendon Repair Chevron Icon
Hip Dislocation Chevron Icon
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
Hip Surgery Chevron Icon
Joint Replacement Surgery Chevron Icon
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
Knee Arthroscopy Chevron Icon
Knee Replacement Revision Chevron Icon
Knee Surgery Chevron Icon
Meniscus Surgery Chevron Icon
Menisectomy Chevron Icon
Microsurgical Procedure Chevron Icon
Musculoskeletal Function Test Chevron Icon
Partial Hip Replacement Chevron Icon
Quadriceps Tendon Repair Chevron Icon
Reconstructive Surgery Chevron Icon
Rotator Cuff Surgery Chevron Icon
Shoulder Arthroscopy Chevron Icon
Wound Repair Chevron Icon
Wrist Fusion Chevron Icon
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    • Aetna
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.5
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    Patient Ratings (41)
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    Specialties*
    • Sports Medicine

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1952306037
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics, Columbia, MO
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Missouri School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • St. Anthony Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Lance Bear, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Bear is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Bear has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Bear has seen patients for Limb Pain and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Bear on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    41 patients have reviewed Dr. Bear. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Bear.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Bear, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Bear appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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