Dr. Michael E. Brage, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 54

24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200
Laguna Woods, CA 92637
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Dr. Brage's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Harborview Medical Center
325 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
South County Orthopedic Specs
South County Orthopedic Specs
24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200
Laguna Woods, CA 92637
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    Dr. Brage's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Tarsals or Metatarsals
    • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Ataxia
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
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    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Still's Disease
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Brage

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Chicago
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Washington
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brage & Staff

    • English
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    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. Brage's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Brage

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brage to family and friends

    22 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    21 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 21 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Brage
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    21 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    22 responses
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    South County Orthopedic Specs
    24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200
    Laguna Woods, CA 92637
    (949) 586-3200 (Office)
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