Dr. Bertrand P Kaper MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Bertrand Kaper is an orthopedic surgeon in Scottsdale, Arizona and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center and Yavapai Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Kaper accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 70 doctors at Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center and one of 7 at Yavapai Regional Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Dutch.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Shoulder Surgery

Clinical Interests: Hip Replacement Arthroplasty, Hip Joint, Knee Osteoarthritis, Hip Prosthesis, Prosthesis Failure, Knee Replacement Arthroplasty, Knee Prosthesis, Replacement Arthroplasty

Other Languages Spoken

  • Dutch

Education & Medical Training

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994–1998

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Internship, General Surgery, 1992–1994

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 13 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Volunteer Surgeon, Operation Walk

Publications & Presentations

Surgical skills as resident-selection criterion.
Kaper, B.P.

Nontraumatic atlanto-axial subluxation after retropharyngeal cellulitis: Grisel's syndrome.
Gourin, C. G., Kaper, B., Abdu, W. A., Donegan, J. O.

Incidence of bilateral proximal femoral fractures in a tertiary care center.
Kaper, B. P., Mayor, M. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network

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