Dr. Adam Bakker, MD

Dr. Adam Bakker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Adam Bakker, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Plymouth, MN and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University of Mn Med Sch in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

2855 Campus Dr Ste 300

Plymouth, MN 55441

Contact Information

(763) 520-7870

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Medica
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bakker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hand Fracture
high
more than 88% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Bakker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bakker "Adam J. Bakker, MD, is a board certified and Mayo Clinic hand surgery fellowship-trained surgeon who specializes in surgical and nonsurgical treatment of the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. He focuses on conditions of the hand and upper extremities including minimally invasive treatment options for Dupuytren's contractures and carpal tunnel syndrome, hand and upper extremity fracture care, arthroscopy, tendon and ligament injuries, upper extremity joint replacements, and microsurgery. He also has an active interest in international orthopedic care to underserved regions. "I strongly believe in patient centered care. Components of excellent patient centered care (in addition to being technically proficient) must include clear interpersonal communication, availability, teamwork, and a sustained focus on the wellbeing of the patient is first and foremost.""

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bakker does not have any board certifications listed.

25  Conditions Treated

  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Wrist Fracture

25  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • University of Washington Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Surgery Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fellowship In Hand Surgery At Mayo Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bakker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bakker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bakker's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bakker to family and friends
25 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Bakker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

The cartilage at the base of my left thumb was gone. My thumb was dislocating of its own will and I had lost significant range of motion. Simple tasks had become painful. Dr. Bakker performed carpometacarpal joint arthroplasty on my left thumb. It is now twelve weeks after surgery. Pain has been...more
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When my husband and I met him, he was very personable and professional. I had broke my wrist the day before and wanted me in for surgery ASAP. His team rearranged his schedule got me in and I was home by 3:00. He took time the next day to call me to see how I was. I have multiple Dr's at TCO for...more
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Dr. Bakker is the best doctor-surgeon I ever met. I had carpel tunnel surgery in both hands and he was so great! He has great surgical skills and great manner. I was so lucky that I was treated by such a good surgeon.
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On a scale of 1-10 my experience was a 15! Highly recommend Dr. Bakker & team! After years of pain, debilitation, and hand starting to atrophy I am, a few months after carpal tunnel release, working at a physical job! All aspects of procedure excellent and Dr. Bakker is a gift to humanity.
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I met Dr. Bakker when he repaired my partner's broken wrist, and was impressed by his manner and medical acumen. A year later, when I needed surgery on my shoulder after an accident, I thought of Dr. Bakker and contacted his office. He spoke thoughtfully and knowledgeably about my situation and how...more
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