Dr. Lee Piatek, MD

Dr. Lee Piatek, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Lee Piatek, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of Ca School Of Med in 1973 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1500 Palm St Ste A

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Sprain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
normal
more than 29% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 25% of peers

Dr. Piatek'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Piatek "I strive to provide my patients with the best medical care possible."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Piatek does not have any board certifications listed.

37  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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7  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Pomona Coll
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • University Of Ca School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Moffitt Hospital University Of Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Dr Jack Tupper
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Piatek has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Piatek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Piatek's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piatek to family and friends
23 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Piatek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

I might not have needed the surgery he said he would perform, but I got a different surgery once I was under. So far it’s held up though.
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Terrible Doctor known for miss diagnosing Be aware do not go to him
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He was rude. The surgery he preformed on me failed , he to me it wasnt his problem...he is not friendly.
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