Dr. Joshua P. Ellwitz, MD

Dr. Joshua P. Ellwitz, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/silhouettes/silhouette-male_w120h160_v1.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Joshua P. Ellwitz, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 35

601 John St Suite M
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Ellwitz:

1

Dr. Ellwitz's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Ellwitz's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Ellwitz Performs

Conditions Dr. Ellwitz Treats

MoreGet the facts on Dr. Ellwitz

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Borgess Medical Center
1521 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ellwitz

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
601 John St Suite M
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Find the Right Doctor For You.

Dr. Peter J. Jebson, MD
45.18 miles away
Dr. Todd L. Ream, MD
4.22 miles away
Dr. Thomas Ryan, MD
4.22 miles away
Dr. Mark A. Noffsinger, MD
4.22 miles away
Dr. Bruce Dall, MD
1.71 miles away
Dr. Jamie E. Gottlieb, MD
43.8 miles away
Dr. Bernard A. Roehr, MD
0.09 miles away
Dr. Bruce A. Rowe, MD
Same location as Dr. Ellwitz
Dr. Kenneth J. Edwards, MD
47.62 miles away
Dr. Quinter M. Burnett Jr, MD
1.44 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ellwitz's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    1
    • Adult Scoliosis Correction
    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Microdiscectomy
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Degenerative Disc surgery
    • Disc Arthroplasty
    • Disc Replacement
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
    • 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 Surgery
    • Pediatric Spine Surgery
    • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
    • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
    More
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Decompression
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstruction
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    Less
    2
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Back Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Scoliosis
    • Degenerative Spinal Disorders
    • Degenerative Spine Diseases
    • Dislocated Joint
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Kyphosis
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pediatric Spine Deformities
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Ellwitz

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • 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.
    4

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Graduated in 2005
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ellwitz & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ellwitz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Borgess Medical Center where Dr. Ellwitz has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 1
    • Borgess Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ellwitz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ellwitz to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

    Take the Survey
    Dr. Joshua P. Ellwitz, MD
    Are you Dr. Ellwitz?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.
    Dr. Ellwitz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ellwitz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

    How was your experience with Dr. Ellwitz?

    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Ellwitz and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

    Your participation
    is confidential

  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Ellwitz accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Benesys
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • McLaren Health Plan
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • NGS CoreSource
    • Priority Health
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    601 John St Suite M
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (855) 618-2676 (Office)
    (269) 488-8356 (Fax)
    Loading map. Loading map...