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Dr. Sanjeev Kakar, MD

Dr. Sanjeev Kakar, MD

Age 48 Orthopedic Surgery M
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Dr. Sanjeev Kakar, MD is a orthopedic surgery specialist in Rochester, MN. He currently practices at Mayo Clinic - Minnesota and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic - Rochester. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Kakar is board certified in Hand Surgery.

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  • Boston University Med Center Hospital, Internship Hospital

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  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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I couple years ago a tendon in my right hand ruptured. Our local hand surgeon told me I needed a wrist replacement. I thought that was ridiculous! It was my finger...my wrist seemed fine. No pain or swelling. I saw 2 additional hand surgeons who all told me the same thing and I was scheduled to have wrist replacement surgery with the "latest" technique which involved a heavy-duty prosthesis that looked like a cross between a medieval instrument of torture and a garden stake. Since I was going to be seen at Mayo anyway, I asked to have yet a 4th opinion from a hand surgeon there. What LUCK! Dr. Kakar had just devised a much gentler technique that required a very tiny prosthesis and a far less invasive surgery. This was ground breaking. I had it (the "Calamari" procedure) done and it has been nothing less than amazing. I have full use of my hand, full range of motion, no pain. Everything is just A-OK still 2 years later. I am just so very grateful. Plus he is a great guy!
Prudy B — Jun 18, 2022
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Dr. Kakar frequently treats Hand & Wrist Surgery.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Mayo Clinic - Rochester
  • Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus

Locations

  1. Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

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      Rochester - Cancer
      200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905 (507) 284-0274
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