Dr. Benjamin Bjerke, MD

Dr. Benjamin Bjerke, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Benjamin Bjerke, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Boulder, CO. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

4740 Pearl Pkwy Ste 200

Boulder, CO 80301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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. Bjerke's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fracture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bjerke treats Fracture more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Bjerke treats this condition more than 37% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
Fracture Care
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bjerke performs Fracture Care more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Bjerke performs this procedure more than 18% 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
Bone Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bjerke treats Bone Disorders more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bjerke treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Only when surgery is necessary, his goal is to provide an individualized plan of care for each patient. This means providing the safest and minimally-invasive procedure that has proven to be effective. Dr. Bjerke is proficient with the most modern...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital
  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bjerke's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bjerke

4.7

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Bjerke and Jeff, his assistant, were caring and showed concern about helping me. My condition and options were made clear, and they were available to communicate with me when needed. I was treated well throughout. The spine surgery that Dr. Bjerke performed had the results that we hoped it...Read More
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I had a laminectomy of 3 vertebraes and then those were fused to a 4th vertebrae. After surgery, I worked closely with my physical therapist and did all exercises. I am experiencing a great recovery. I recommend Dr. Bjerke.
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I would certainly recommend Dr. Bjerke to anyone needing back surgery. He carefully examined each possibility for the source of my back pain, narrowed down the possibilities carefully before deciding on surgery. Once the decision to operate was made he was efficient and made things happen as...Read More
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The entire experience was excellent. Got immediate service on the first call and was scheduled for an appointment quickly. No delays at all when I got there. All of the staff were kind and professional. Dr Bjerke was caring, offered options, did extra x-rays during the appointment, explained my...Read More
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Excellent doctor and surgeon, put me at ease before my spinal surgery and explained all of the steps in order for me to understand my operation. Did an excellent job with the surgery and was always able to help me with any questions or concerns.
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Locations

BoulderCentre for Orthopedics

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Ameritas
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CompBenefits Corp.
Coventry Health Care
Delta Dental
Dental Network of America
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Health Net
HealthFirst
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MetLife
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Principal Financial Group
QualCare
United Concordia
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC