Dr. Jeffrey Placzek, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Placzek, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Jeffrey Placzek, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Novi, MI and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Wayne State Univ Som in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

26750 Providence Pkwy Ste 220

Novi, MI 48374

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 97% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Placzek'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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27  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Placzek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Placzek's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Placzek to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Placzek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr.Placzek explained everything, from the extent of my fractured finger, and the steps it would take to get it back in working order. Very patient and your well being is his only concern. I am extremely grateful that I was referred to him and his great staff and Darren (in PT Department).
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After having a question about billing practices, I received the absolute rudest letter offering me "a brief tutorial on medical billing" and insinuating that I didn't want to pay my bill. I was simply questioning the fact that they charged me $805 for a "surgery" when I only had a 15min visit with...more
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Dr. Placzek and his P.A. have taken very good care of me after breaking my wrist. They take the time to explain everything and exams are very thorough. Excellent bedside manner. I'm a competitive powerlifter and I always shop around for "top notch" docs. I drive almost 1.5 hours to see Dr. Placzek....more
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After suffering with a frozen shoulder and attending PT for 3 months, I was recommended to see Dr. Placzek about a shoulder manipulation. Dr. Placzek was welcoming, knowledgeable, and a miracle worker. I had very little discomfort after the procedure and gained an amazing range of motion,...more
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Dr. Placzek is amazing, I loved the way he talked directly to my 15 year old son and made him feel at ease and comfortable. He has a great bed side manner and did a fantastic job repairing my sons broken finger tip where the bone was exposed and the nail bed destroyed. I would highly recommend...more
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