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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 45

19820 N 7th St Ste 115
Phoenix, AZ 85024
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Dr. Fitzmaurice's Experience

Dr. Fitzmaurice's Care Philosophy


  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Replacement, Small-Bone
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Nerve Entrapment
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger

Background Check for Dr. Fitzmaurice

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • Substandard Care  (8/22/2014)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
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  • State: Colorado
  • Professional Misconduct  (4/21/2014)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
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  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Arizona

0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognitions


  • Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation
  • Richland Memorial Hospital Education and Research Foundation research grant.

Media & Publications

  • Fitzmaurice MJ, Lefaivre J-F, Friedman HI, Chest Wall Reconstruction. Current Surgery. 62(2): 168-174; 2005.
  • Fitzmaurice MJ. A novel approach for the application of the vacuum assisted closure device to the difficult anatomy. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. 59(11): 1249-50; 2006.
  • Friedman HI, Bender JW, Giurgiutiu V, Watson C, Fitzmaurice MJ, Yost ML. The Use of biomedical Sensors to Monitor Capsule Formation around Soft Tissue Implants. Annals of Plastic Surgery 56(1): 72-77; 2006.
  • Andrew K Lee, M.D.; Mark Khorsandi, D.O.; Nurulhussein Nurbhai, D.O.; Joseph Dang, M.D.; Michael Fitzmaurice, M.D.; Kyle A Herron, M.D: Pronator syndrome; endoscopic decompression; technique; outcome. Accepted for publication
  • Friedman HI, Fitzmaurice MJ, Lefaivre J-F. An evidence based appraisal of the use of hyperbaric oxygen on flaps and grafts. Plast Reconstr Surg 117 (Suppl.): 175S; 2006.

Education & Training

Medical School

St. George's University
Graduated in 2000

Internship Hospital

Palmetto Health Richland
Complete in 2001

Residency Hospital

University Of South Carolina-General Surgery
Complete in 2006

Fellowship Hospital

University Of Louisville-Kleinert Institute
Complete in 2007

Undergraduate Schools

Northern Illinois University
Graduated in 1994

Other Education

Barry University / School of Graduate Medical Science
Complete in 1996

Languages Spoken by Dr. Fitzmaurice & Staff

  • English

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