Dr. John Beck, MD

Dr. John Beck, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. John Beck, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Kirkland, WA. He graduated from University of Washington and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

12911 120th Ave NE Ste H10

Kirkland, WA 98034

Contact Information

(425) 823-4224

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 93% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 90% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Beck's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Beck "Dr. Beck received his undergraduate education from the University of Notre Dame and his medical degree from University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Geisinger Medical Center, a level one trauma center serving Central Pennsylvania. Dr. Beck received further subspecialty training in a Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at University of California Irvine, which included a focus in microsurgery, complex hand and wrist trauma and reconstruction. He is an active contributor to the orthopaedic field, publishing many research articles, authoring orthopaedic text book chapters and presenting research at both national and international meetings. Dr. Beck is board certified for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Surgery for the Hand and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is an affiliate physician with Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center and Swedish Medical Center. In addition to the surgeries of the hand, Dr. Beck focuses his practice on complex elbow surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Beck "Dr. Beck's philosophy of patient care is one that was cultivated during his residency and fellowship training. He believes in a shared effort with patients, families and other health care providers to create the best treatment course and maximize results for each patient."

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*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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21  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Volar plate fixation failure for volar shearing distal radius fractures with small lunate facet fragments, 2014
  • Results of Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Relative to Surgeon's Experience with the Agee Technique, Jan 2011
  • Clinical outcomes of endoscopic carpal tunnel release in patients 65 and over, August 2013
  • Volar plate fixation failure for volar shearing distal radius fractures with small lunate facet fragments, April 2014
  • Predicting the Outcome of Revision Carpal Tunnel Release, Feb 2012
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome: MRI evaluation of flexor retinaculum division 1 year after endoscopic carpal tunnel release, Feb 2013

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Beck's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Beck to family and friends
26 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Beck's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Beck has performed surgery on both my hands. He is personable, knowledgeable and an excellent surgeon. I had the trapezium bone removal procedure performed on my right hand due to very painful arthritis. I was so happy with the surgery results that I had the left hand done two years later. ...more
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I was referred to Dr. Beck by several people who either had had surgery by Dr. Beck, were in the medical field or worked at the surgery center. I received great advice on my options by Dr. Beck. My surgery was very successful and I had great range of motion within weeks after my surgery. Dr. Beck,...more
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Dr. John Beck and the entire team at PHWE exceeded my expectations. Each contact, from first call to final appointment was impressive. I found everyone to be professional, warm, competent, genuine, kind, personable, helpful, friendly and comforting. Whether to make an appointment, get imaging done,...more
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I decided to finally seek treatment for the carpal tunnel syndrome issues I've lived with for over 10 years. Dr. Beck performed the surgery on each wrist with 5 weeks of recovery between the right and left hands. After each surgery the tingling and pain were instantly improved and within 2 weeks of...more
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I received excellent care from Dr. Back for my tennis elbow which was causing me considerable pain. I am now pain free back to my normal life. I am so grateful to him for his care. I would recommend this physician to friends and family.
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