Dr. Christopher Isaacs, DO

Dr. Christopher Isaacs, DO

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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62 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Christopher Isaacs, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Thornton, CO and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic sports medicine, and more.

Center for Spine and Orthopedics

9005 Grant St Ste 200

Thornton, CO 80229
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Isaacs's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • 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
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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30  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Flint Osteopathic Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Flint Osteopathic Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Isaacs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Isaacs' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Isaacs to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Isaacs' 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)

I have been a patient of Dr Isaacs for years. He has taken care of my numerous knee and shoulder issues. He is an excellent surgeon and I trust him completely! He has a wonderful bedside manner, always answers my questions and returns calls promptly. I would recommend him to anyone who wants...more
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Thank you for comments and trust in my care, Teri. I appreciate your recommendation.

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I had my knee scoped (torn meniscus) and Arthritis clean-up last year by Dr. Isaacs, the knee has been great and I am back to biking, hiking and fun outdoor activities. My other knee needs work now, my Arthritis was much worse than anticipated. Dr Isaacs did a great job then and I will be...more
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I"m glad to hear that you're back to biking, hiking and other outdoor activities. Thank you for choosing our practice for your care, Gilbert.

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You're in great hands, he's fantastic.
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Thank you for visiting our practice. I appreciate your comments about my care. I'm also glad you had a good experience with scheduling and our staff's friendliness.

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He did both my hips and arthroscopic surgery on my type knee. He explained what was going to happen andwhat the options were. I have complete trust in his abilities and will recommend him to anyone.
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Thank you for your trust, Roseanne. It's my privilege to provide your care. Please let me know if there is anything more we can do for you.

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Worst experience I've ever been through. No after care. No contact. Two and a half months later, still get swelling. From the first contact, it was all about money.. Pay first. Then 15 minute surgery after he was late. Not happy. Limping worse in Thornton.
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I'm sorry to learn that you are unhappy with your care, James. It is unfortunate that you chose not to follow up so we could address these issues to your satisfaction.

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