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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 62

1575 N Rivercenter Dr Ste 160
Milwaukee, WI 53212
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Dr. Kaplan's Experience

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Dr. Kaplan's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Kaplan Performs

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
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Conditions Dr. Kaplan Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 West Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Aurora West Allis Medical Center
8901 West Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kaplan

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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MILWAUKEE ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALISTS
MILWAUKEE ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALISTS
1575 N Rivercenter Dr Ste 160
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Aurora Health Center Edgerton
Aurora Health Center Edgerton
6901 W Edgerton Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53220
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    Dr. Kaplan's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
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    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Back Pain
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • 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)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
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    • Hand Fracture
    • Heel Spur
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • 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
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Kaplan

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.
    • 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

    University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Buffalo General Hospital
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    University Louisville Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kaplan & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kaplan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Kaplan has admitting privileges:

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    • Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center

    • Aurora Medical Center in Gafton

    • Aurora West Allis Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.7
    • 15 Star Ratings
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    2.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends

    2.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Kaplan's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.8 out of 5

    16 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.2 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    16 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kaplan

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.7 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.9 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

    16 responses

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    Office Locations

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    MILWAUKEE ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALISTS
    1575 N Rivercenter Dr Ste 160
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
    (414) 274-7220 (Office)
    (414) 274-7227 (Fax)
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    Aurora Health Center Edgerton
    6901 W Edgerton Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53220
    (414) 421-8400 (Office)
    (414) 671-8860 (Fax)
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    1475 W Grand Ave
    Port Washington, WI 53074
    (262) 268-5100 (Office)
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