Dr. David Knesek, DO

Dr. David Knesek, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. David Knesek, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in West Bloomfield, MI and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Michigan State Univ College Of Osteopathic Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

6525 W Maple Rd Ste 101E

West Bloomfield, MI 48322

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Elbow Sprain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
high
more than 89% of peers

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8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

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

89  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • 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
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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47  Procedures

  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • 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
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Michigan State Univ College Of Osteopathic Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • St John
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • St John Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Chicago Program/Weiss Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knesek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knesek's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knesek to family and friends
20 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Knesek's 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

I HAD REVISION ON MY LEFT KNEE. IT WASN'T THE NORMAL REVISION, BUT DR. KNESEK INSURED ME HE COULD FIX MY PAIN AND THE BOWED LEG, AND HE DID. I COULDN'T BE HAPPIER WITH OUT COME. ALSO, DR. KNESEK IS A KIND AND CARING MAN. HE TRULY CARES ABOUT YOU AND WHAT YOU ARE GOING THROUGH. I CAN'T SAY...more
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Dr. Knesek spent a considerable amount of time with me explaining my knee's condition and why pt was necessary. I did not tell him during my initial visit that I was there for a second opinion for an already scheduled knee replacement surgery with another doctor at another hospital. How thankful...more
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Easy to get in contact with. Understands lifestyle issues and that the end result of treatment is quality of life. Never pushed products or procedures. Very knowledgeable but talks layman terms, never down to patient. Honest with his prognosis on recovery and recovery issues.
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Dr Knesek is professional, extremely kind and has immeasurable knowledge and skill. He has a terrific bedside manner whether in office or in hospital. We are 100% confident and fortunate to have him care for son twice in the last year and a half. He and his staff make potentially complex, scary...more
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Dr Knesek is an amazing surgeon and a warm caring person. I am in the hospital post op day 1 after breaking my leg skiing. I went from pain 9 yesterday to 0 this morning. I have so much gratitude for Dr Knesek and the whole experience here at Huron valley hospital. Highest recommendation from...more
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