Dr. Karl B. Michalko, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Karl B. Michalko, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Hand Surgery Associates 360 Linden Oaks Ste 210, Rochester, NY 14625 Get Directions
(585) 641-0141

Learn about this Doctor

Care Philosophy

Dr. Michalko specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Rochester, NY. He practices at 1 location.

Are you Dr. Michalko? Add your own statement here.

Read more

Dr. Michalko's Experience

96Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Michalko's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

47
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

44
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Michalko

Dr. Michalko accepts 11 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

11 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Michalko has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Michalko

Dr. Michalko's Review Details
4 based on 23 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (22)
  • Helpfulness
     (23)
  • Staff
     (23)
  • Scheduling
     (23)
Experience with Dr. Michalko
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (22)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (23)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (23)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (23)
Dr. Michalko's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (23)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (22)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (23)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes (23)
Open Full Survey+
Rochester, NY |
Dr Michalko did an excellant job on my wrist that was broken in multiple places. Great expierence from day one. Straight to the point and very knowledgeable. Great job on my wrist. Can barely see the scar. Than you doc. Jake Chennell
in Rochester, New York |
I am very impressed with him. Saw him yesterday for a follow up from surgery. I had many questions and concerns, he spent a great deal of time with me. He put my mind at ease. I would highly recommend him!
in Conesus, NY |
Great Dr, Just love him !
Have you seen Dr. Karl B. Michalko, MD?
Are you Dr. Karl B. Michalko, MD? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Michalko

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 514 matches
×

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Michalko's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Bone Grafting
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Casting
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • 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
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • X-Ray

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for New York.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Strong Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Strong Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 2000

    University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

    Completed in 2002

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Brown University, Lifespan Hospital

    Completed in 2003

  • Undergraduate School
    Middlebury

    Graduated in 1991

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Michalko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Michalko does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Michalko and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Michalko's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Michalko

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Michalko's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Michalko

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients