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Dr. Aaron Buerk, MD

Dr. Aaron Buerk, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 47

  

Dr. Aaron Buerk, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Toledo, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery and orthopedic surgery.


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(419) 291-2345

Dr. Buerk accepts the following insurance:

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Paramount
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Dr. Buerk's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buerk treats Spine Deformities more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Buerk treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buerk treats Scoliosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Buerk treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Fracture Care
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buerk performs Fracture Care more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Buerk performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Facial Bone Fracture Repair
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fracture/Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Midfoot Fracture/Dislocation Surgery
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Shoulder Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Dr. Buerk's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Absence of Tibia
  • Absence of Tibia With Polydactyly
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthrogryposis - Severe Scoliosis
  • Ataxia
  • Atrial Gallop
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Finger
  • Bursitis
  • Casting
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Common Bile Duct Stone
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Congenital Contracture
  • Congenital Hip Dislocation
  • Congenital Short Femur
  • Congenital Torticollis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dropfoot
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Erb's Palsy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Fear of Sharks
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Galactorrhoea - Hyperprolactinaemia
  • Galactose Epimerase Deficiency
  • Galactosemia
  • Galloway-Mowat Syndrome
  • Gamborg Nielsen Syndrome
  • Game-Friedman-Paradice Syndrome
  • Gamma Aminobutyric Acid Transaminase Deficiency
  • Ganglioglioma
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Paracentesis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Runner's Knee
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Splinting
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Ventricular Gallop
  • Wrist Fracture

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patient education & participation in care decisions. Excellent non-operative & operative treatment. Choice of the right care based on patient needs.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

The Boston Children's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Wright State University / Main Campus
Residency Hospital
1998
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Buerk's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Buerk

4.7

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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When my son broke his arm 5 years ago (displaced fracture of the radius and ulna), Dr. Buerk was thorough and his bed side manner with my son was great. When my son broke his other arm a few days ago, our first reaction was to make an appointment with him to go through options and get my son...Read More
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Dr. Buerk and his staff were simply stated Excellent on all levels of professionalism to speaking in ways my son could understand. He treated he and I with dignity and respect and despite a crazy scenario for which we saw him, he remained calm and cool. I highly recommend him to anyone who looks...Read More
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Dr. Buerk is fantastic with children. He explained to my daughter what happened to her hip and how they were going to fix it in a way that calmed her down and she wasn't as scared as when it all happened.
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Unfortunately I would not recommend Dr. Buerk to anyone needing a compassionate or caring doctor for his or her child. His bedside manner is poor. He even laughed in my niece's face when she was crying over her injury. Our experience with his office was the worst I have ever had with a doctor. ...Read More
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Dr Buerk and his staff are amazing, very friendly and attentive to all of our needs. Would highly recommend if in need of a pediatric ortho.
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