Dr. David Markel, MD

Dr. David Markel, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(36)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Markel, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Novi, MI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Mi Med Sch in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

26750 Providence Pkwy Ste 200

Novi, MI 48374

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fidelis Care
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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • 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)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • 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 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
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • University of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Michigan Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Unfall Chirirgie
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Markel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Markel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Markel to family and friends
3.2
based on 36 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Markel's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I was sent to him for hip pain. I had heard that he was a good doctor, but didn't have a good bedside manner. His bedside manner was terrible. I saw him for about two minutes. He basically asked why I was sent to see him, told me to do some PT and that I'd be fine. He said I probably just sprained...more
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I've had two hip replacements by Dr. Markel and I couldn't be happier. I'm finally pain free after many years.
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Dr. David Markel has done two Knee replacement surgeries on my husband & also my self.He is excellent In all area's of our care. He also has a wonderful team on his staff. that really care about the patient's. I trust them all with our care. A special highlight also is his Nurse Practitioner...more
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Spent 50 minutes in waiting room looking at a screen that said Dr. Markell was on time for appointments. He couldn't decide on treatment and kept changing his mind. Very confused man. He confused his staff and me so I don't think I was the problem.
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Dr. Markel is an excellent surgeon, he did my hip replacement a few years back. He is very direct, brusque, and scientific in approach. Unfortunately, his skills as a surgeon are somewhat overshadowed by his lack of bedside manner. He does his research before seeing you and will keep a very a...more
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