Dr. Bruce Berkowitz, MD

Dr. Bruce Berkowitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Bruce Berkowitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.

600 S Pine Island Rd Ste 300

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 12 More

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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. Berkowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkowitz treats Knee Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Berkowitz treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkowitz treats Chronic Pelvic Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Berkowitz treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkowitz treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Berkowitz treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Berkowitz's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand Surgery
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Replacement
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
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 Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteosarcoma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Physical Therapy
Plantar Fasciitis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Care Philosophy

Orthopaedic Center fo South Florida exists to provide comprehensive musculoskeletal care to patients in South Florida. We seek to provide the highest quality services to patients, referring physicians, and payors. With this, OCSFL is committed to helping people from every age and skill level regain and maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1984
University of Miami Hospital and Clinic
Residency Hospital
1984
Us Military Academy-West Point
1980
Montefiore Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1979
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Medical School
1976
Brooklyn College Of City University Of New York
Undergraduate School
1984
1984
1980
1979
1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Berkowitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Berkowitz

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

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Saw Dr. Berkowitz twice, tells me the patient that I have arthritis and bursitis mixed, doesn't tell the physical therapist about the arthritis, I'm lifting weights with an arthritic leg. I haven't been able to stand or sit with out pain since.
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Absolutely fantastic. He is one of the best doctors i have dealt with in my 81 years. This was my 1st time seeing Dr. Berkowitz. (I have a Ph.D. in Engineering) .
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
POMCO Group
State Farm
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare