Dr. Joseph L. Chess, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 66

1000 Oakland Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
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Dr. Chess' Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery, 1980
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
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  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Background Check for Dr. Chess

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1974

Internship Hospital

Temple Hospital
Complete in 1975

Residency Hospital

Henry Ford Hospital
Complete in 1978
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Chess & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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