Dr. Lige Kaplan, MD

Dr. Lige Kaplan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Lige Kaplan, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of Cincinnati / Main Campus in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

30575 Woodward Ave Ste 100

Royal Oak, MI 48073

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

54  Conditions Treated


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26  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Miami University (Ohio)
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Kaplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I was fortunate to have Dr. Kaplan do my knee replacement. I could not be more appreciative of the return to an active life and the ability to be productive again. Thank You Dr. Kaplan and the fantastic professionals at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak Michigan.
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Dr Kaplan replaced right hip joint using Direct Superior Approach. Dr Kaplan was kind, knowledgeable and did an execllent job. Minimal pain and speedy healing at 2 weeks post op. I will recommend Dr Kaplan. I am a registered nurse and am giving Dr Kaplan 5 star reviews!!!
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He did a total right hip implant that worked out very well I just had a left hip implant revision that was done by a different doctor redone by the doctor on the 1st it's still too early to tell how it's going to come out hip surgeries not a good experience but if you have to have it I would...more
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Both hip replacements did not take. Dr. Kaplan brushed if off as not a big deal, We'll just redo the surgery. Went for a second opinion to another surgeon and was told Dr. Kaplan did not perform the surgery correctly.
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Dismissive to the point of not answering questions, when asked what I could do to lower pain. Answer was whatever you want. .very rude
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