Starling, Dr. Curt C.

Founded 2002 • Angie's List since October 2008

Not Rated| 3 Reviews

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03/31/2014

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DESCRIPTION OF WORK
I was treated for radial-medial tunnel syndrome with nerve impingment. All was on time as scheduled and all attempts to make me comfortable were met and beyond. Service was prompt and I was indeed pleased. Yes, I will use him again and have already recommended him to others.

CATEGORY orthopedics

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03/31/2014

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DESCRIPTION OF WORK
I was treated for radial-medial tunnel syndrome with nerve impingment. All was on time as scheduled and all attempts to make me comfortable were met and beyond. Service was prompt and I was indeed pleased. Yes, I will use him again and have already recommended him to others.

CATEGORY orthopedics

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07/08/2012

My son in Boston, MA who is an orthopedic surgeon saw me at this time and was horrified, telling me I needed to get to a hand surgeon immediately. I had a DRUJ with a torn TFCC ligament and ended up over the next three years having two major reconstructions of my wrist, and finally a Darrach procedure (cutting the end of my ulna off), loss of my job due to being on disability for so long, and my i...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
I had a fractured distal radius and Dr. Starling casted it. Five weeks later he took the cast off and I continued to complain of severe pain and swelling on the ulnar side of my wrist. An obvious deformity was seen, I had no strength to even pull a refrigerator open, couldn't rotate my wrist at all. Dr. Starling told me I had tendonitis and put me off work for 3 weeks and gave me a cortisone shot. For the next 4 months I complained about the pain and no improvement. I am a Registered Nurse and I know when something is wrong. I begged him to do an MRI of my right wrist and he said no, we would just wait for it to get better.

CATEGORY orthopedics

SERVICE PROVIDER RESPONSE

Keeping patient confidentiality in mind, I feel this review is inaccurate and deserves a thoughtful response. First, the care the patient was given for the initial injury was appropriate and usual standard testing was performed. All questions and any concerns regarding treatment were addressed, as they are with all patients. Second, traumatic injuries in general can sometimes present with late con...

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