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Dr. Stephen Longenecker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.5 (47)
Map Pin Small Reading, PA
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Stephen Longenecker, MD

Dr. Stephen Longenecker, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Reading, PA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Temple University and is affiliated with Reading Hospital and Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Longenecker, completed a residency at Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Chld. Patients rated Dr. Longenecker an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Longenecker works at Bone & Joint Care Center in Reading, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis, Joint Pain and Miner's Knee 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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Dr. Longenecker's Office Locations

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    Bone & Joint Care Center
    301 S 7th Ave Ste 365, Reading, PA 19611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (484) 628-2663

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Reading Hospital
  • Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center

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Osteoarthritis
Joint Pain
Miner's Knee
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Baker’s Cyst
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Gait Abnormality
Hip Tendinitis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Knee Replacement
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Piriformis Syndrome
Arthrocentesis
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee Arthroscopy
Steroid Injection
Ankle Fracture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Back Pain
Broken Arm
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femur Fracture
Gout
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Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Osteophyte
Knee Tendinitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Meniscus Tear
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sciatica
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Shoulder Fracture
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylitis
Tenosynovitis
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Meniscectomy
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Bone Cancer
Bunion
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chondromalacia
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Varum
Hammer Toe
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Osteophyte
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Dislocation
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Pain
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lupus
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Muscle Cramping
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Patellar Tendonitis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Stenosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Tibial Fracture
Torticollis
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Bursal Drainage
Excision of Femur or Knee
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hip Dislocation
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
Open Hip Fracture Treatment
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Stephen Longenecker, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1548262355
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Sunnybrook Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Chld
    Residency
    Internship
    • Temple University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Temple University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Albright College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Longenecker works at Bone & Joint Care Center in Reading, PA. View the full address on Dr. Longenecker’s profile.

    Dr. Longenecker has seen patients for Osteoarthritis, Joint Pain and Miner's Knee, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Longenecker on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    47 patients have reviewed Dr. Longenecker. 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. Longenecker.

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