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Dr. James MacKenzie, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. MacKenzie

Dr. James MacKenzie, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Traverse City, MI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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Dr. MacKenzie's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacKenzie treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. MacKenzie treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacKenzie treats Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. MacKenzie treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacKenzie treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. MacKenzie treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. MacKenzie's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. James MacKenzie, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Traverse City, MI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1989
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
Residency Hospital
1986
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
Internship Hospital
1985
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
1986
1985

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Dr. MacKenzie's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. MacKenzie

3.7

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Most unprofessional healthcare provider that I have ever encountered. Treated with extreme disregard. He was unwilling to listen and not willing to review information from other providers. I would never recommend this doctor to anyone. My recommendation would be to look elsewhere if you are...Read More
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He is an extremely poor excuse of a doctor, he has an attitude that he doesn't want to be there, that you are a waste if his time. I have worked in the medical field for 25 years and I'm totally appalled with him. I wouldn't recommend him to anyone.
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Incompetent! You would think a neurologist would be able to diagnose a neurological condition, not this joker.
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Surprisingly, this doctor displayed a lack of compassion, bias and unwillingness to thoroughly explore BC ways to help a patient in considerable pain...in search of non-drug relief. This defies the Hippocratic oath. Pre-judging without reviewing xrays and relevant medical records.
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In the assessment letter detailing the results of my EMG, I was described as "quite tangential and at times rather exhaustive." I looked up the word "tangential" and there was a Question asking where I heard this word and to leave a "Comment." When I read other comments, some stated from "Medical...Read More
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