Dr. Andrew Ellowitz, MD

Dr. Andrew Ellowitz, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Andrew Ellowitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and pediatric orthopedic surgery.

Personal Orthopaedic Care Andrew Ellowitz MD PA

4101 NW 4th St Ste 305

Plantation, FL 33317
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ellowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ellowitz treats Knee Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ellowitz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ellowitz treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ellowitz treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ellowitz treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ellowitz treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ellowitz's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
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
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hernia
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pain
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Sprain
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
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 Dislocation Treatment
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Pain
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroplasty
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Ellowitz is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who treats adults and children and has practiced general orthopedics since 1997. A member of the AAOS, ABOS, FMA, BCMA, BCOS, and Ft. Land Surgical Society, Dr. Ellowitz concentrates on hip and knee replacements and arthroscopy surgery of the knee and shoulder.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University of Vermont / College of Medicine
Medical School
1997
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Residency Hospital
1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ellowitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ellowitz

4.1

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
68%
(17)
4 Stars
8%
(2)
3 Stars
4%
(1)
2 Stars
8%
(2)
1 Star
12%
(3)

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Dr. Ellowitz's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
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Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I love doc Ellowitz. I had just did acl reconstruction surgery and I had s great experience and no complications. He has great bed side manners and he checks up on his patients to make sure that their okay and feeling good.
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My name is Gerard Kamperveen and I felt compelled to write this review. It is seldom that I would take time and write about the job performance of a professional but the compassion ,knowledge and attention that I received from dr Ellowitz is NOTHING I had ever experienced before. Not only did he...Read More
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Dr. Ellowitz is the best not only is her surgery top notch but he has great bedside manner, which is hard to find nowadays. He did a knee replacement surgery on my right knee September of 2015 and at Broward Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale. His staff made all of the arrangements and everything...Read More
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I am very grateful to have found Dr.Ellowitz. With many problems and having seen many Dr's in 2 years and gotten nowhere. Within one week of my initial visit Dr Ellowitz wrote 2 referrals 4 x-rays and nerve conduction studies. it's one week since my initial visit and the extra x-rays have already...Read More
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His office is a disaster! Went to see him two times and never actually got past the front desk! I wasted 3 hours of my life traveling to this office and never saw the doctor. They had an incorrect phone number for me and said I missed my first appt then when I rescheduled, I waited in the waiting...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Community Care Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Neighborhood Health Plan Commonwealth Choice
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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