Dr. Bruce Berkowitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Berkowitz
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Orthopaedic Center of South Florida

600 S Pine Island Rd Ste 300 Plantation, FL 33324

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Dr. Bruce Berkowitz, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Plantation, FL and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Berkowitz has more experience with Knee/Lower Limbs than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University medical school in 1979. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Berkowitz to book an appointment.


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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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Ft Lauderdale, FL – Jun 23, 2017
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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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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

Awards

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(954) 473-6344

Dr. Berkowitz accepts the following insurance:

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

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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Practice Areas

Knee/Lower Limbs

Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee/Lower Limbs specialists.

Typically treats 60% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkowitz treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Berkowitz treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Runner's Knee
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Berkowitz treats Runner's Knee more than 89% of their peers

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

Check Dr. Berkowitz's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Berkowitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • 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 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
  • 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 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
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • 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
  • 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

Locations

Orthopaedic Center of South Florida

Plantation600 S Pine Island Rd Ste 300 Plantation, FL 33324
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Delray Beach15127 S Jog Rd Ste 209 Delray Beach, FL 33446
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