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Eric L. Pagenkopf, MD

Orthopedic Trauma

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About Eric L. Pagenkopf, MD

Dr. Pagenkopf is a board-certified orthopedic trauma surgeon with professional interests in acute orthopedic trauma, including pelvis, acetabulum and periarticular fracture fixation. He has expertise in complications of orthopedic trauma, including treatment of nonunions and malunions.

Dr. Pagenkopf has authored multiple journal articles and textbook chapters and lectured internationally on the topic of orthopedic trauma.

He is a retired Navy Captain, having served 34 years as a Navy adversary pilot, aeronautical engineer, TOPGUN instructor, flight surgeon and combat-experienced orthopedic trauma surgeon. When not working, he enjoys bicycling and traveling.



LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
Insurance Accepted
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INSURANCE PLAN
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Background

Education
  • Medical School: Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, School of Medicine (1995)
  • Internship: General Surgery, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (1996)
  • Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego (2003)
  • Fellowship: Orthopedic Trauma, Hospital for Special Surgery (2006)
Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education. To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities. The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements. Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Aug 25, 2020, Eric L. Pagenkopf, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (67) for Eric L. Pagenkopf, MD

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Oct 31, 2021
Perfect!
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Oct 28, 2021
Great care
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Oct 26, 2021
Dr Pagenkopf is a wonderful doctor. As a surgeon, I feel he went above and beyond to give me the best possible outcome. I will always be grateful to him and for him.
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Oct 20, 2021
Dr. Pagenkopf was very compassionate when he saw me in the hospital and his office. He was very professional, but also had great bedside manner's, which I have found rare in emergency situations. I'm very grateful that he was on call that day.
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Oct 6, 2021
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Sep 23, 2021
Very kind doctor who took the time to explain everything. Great nurse as well
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Sep 22, 2021
Dr Pagenkopf is an excellent surgeon and is very knowledgeable. He answered all my questions I had about my knee . The staff was very friendly and helpful .
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Sep 21, 2021
He is a great doctor. Very calm, patient, caring and knowledgable. I appreciate him very much.
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Sep 11, 2021
Everything went well. The provider showed care with my injury and answered all questions.
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Sep 8, 2021
I was impressed with Dr. Pagenkopf's knowledge and ability to communicate.
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Sep 8, 2021
Straight forward concerning issue. Friendly. Knowledgeable, very professional. I like him. Felt comfortable.
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Aug 31, 2021
Very pleasant and informative
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Aug 4, 2021
I felt he showed great concern with my broken bone. Was very good about answering questions. A great guy!
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Jul 28, 2021
Dr Pagenkopf is a great listener. He communicates clearly and directly. He answers all questions during the office visit. He asks you to contact him with any concerns or questions between office visits. I feel that I was given excellent care.
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Jul 7, 2021
Dr. Pagenkoph was top notch, from the emergency room and throughout the 12 weeks of no weigh bearing on my left foot. He explained the details regarding the broken bones in my left hip in terms I could understand.
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Jun 18, 2021
All who work with Dr.Pagenkopf are professional, caring and efficient. I have the utmost confidence in the care I have and am receiving from this group.
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Jun 16, 2021
Interested in my problems and best way to resolve the issue that I face in recovery.
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