Dr. Joshua P. Ellwitz, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 37

601 John St Ste M-206A
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
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Dr. Ellwitz's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Bronson Methodist Hospital
601 John St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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Bronson Spine & Scoliosis Specialists
Bronson Spine & Scoliosis Specialists
601 John St Ste M-206A
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
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    Dr. Ellwitz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Adult Scoliosis Correction
    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Microdiscectomy
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Degenerative Disc surgery
    • Disc Arthroplasty
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
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    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Kyphosis Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Disc Replacement
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
    • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Minimal Access Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Neck Surgery
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Surgery
    • Pediatric Spine Surgery
    • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
    • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Decompression
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstruction
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
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    • Back Disorders
    • Degenerative Scoliosis
    • Degenerative Spine Disorders
    • Dislocated Joint
    • Kyphosis
    • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
    • Pediatric Spine Deformities
    • Scoliosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Ellwitz

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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Med Coll Of Wi
    Graduated in 2005

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California, Davis School Of Medicine
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ellwitz & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ellwitz's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 1 review

    2.9 out of 5

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    Lack of experience. Arrogant. Talks above the patients head. Failed spinal cusion ten months later .

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    • Yes.

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    Bronson Spine & Scoliosis Specialists
    601 John St Ste M-206A
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 488-8355 (Office)
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