Dr. Karl C. Roberts, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 43

1000 E Paris Ave SE Ste 215
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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Hospital Quality

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Spectrum Health - Blodgett Hospital
1840 Wealthy Street South East
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Roberts

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
West Michigan Orthopaedics
West Michigan Orthopaedics
1000 E Paris Ave SE Ste 215
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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    Dr. Roberts' Experience

    Dr. Roberts' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arthritic Hip Reconstruction Surgery
    • Arthritic Knee Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Hip Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Revision Surgery
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
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    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Revision of Arthroplasty Surgery
    • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
    • Revision of Total Joint
    • Revision Surgery
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Reconstruction
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injections
    • Total Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Arthritis
    • Hip Diseases
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    • Hip Dislocation
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Pain
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Trigger Finger
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    • 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

    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Grand Rapids Med Education Research Center/Msu
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Roberts & 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. Roberts' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Roberts

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roberts to family and friends

    47 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Roberts' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    46 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    47 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    47 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 44 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Roberts
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    47 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    46 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    46 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    47 responses
    above
    national average

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    West Michigan Orthopaedics
    1000 E Paris Ave SE Ste 215
    Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (616) 949-8945 (Office)
    (616) 949-1115 (Fax)
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