Dr. Mark Dekutoski, MD

Dr. Mark Dekutoski, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(57)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Dekutoski, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1111 E McDowell Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Deformities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dekutoski "Whether it's for work or play, we understand that you want to get back to your life sooner. The CORE Institute team is dedicated to providing technologically advanced surgical techniques and rehabilitation. With 24/7 appointment scheduling, state-of-the-art research labs, surgical spine center, less-invasive surgery, on-site physical therapy, we truly provide excellence in patient care. We look forward to continuing to serve you, your family and our community."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

Background Check

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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

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Minn Twin Cities Scoliosis Spine Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dekutoski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dekutoski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dekutoski to family and friends
2.3
based on 57 total reviews (28 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (57)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (37)

Dr. Dekutoski's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (28)

After stopping my medicine and waiting a long time before being scheduled for surgery on 13 June 2017. At about 1:15 on 12 June I was informed that Dr Dekutoski had quit. So much for dedication to his pacients.
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Best of the Best! Amazing!
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in Peoria, AZ
Dr. Dekutoski completely mis-diagnosed my condition even though he had x-rays and MRIs to look at. Since I'v had diagnosis from different doctors previously, I was just looking for treatment since the conditions have re-appeared. I tried to convince him but he would not listen. I then went to a...more
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in Glendale, AZ
Innocent people in severe pain trust a large institution and surgeon to help them!! Mark should work as a truck driver. He is so inconsiderate that he does a surgery, collects the check, doesn't follow up and then resigns! Huge regrets! Don't Ever let him care for you!
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in Glendale, AZ
Lousy bedside manner; condescending and abrupt. He is dismissive of other medical professionals' opinions and doesn't care what your opinion is, either. Made me feel he was wasting his time. Found him to be abrasive and unfriendly and he made defamatory, snide comments to me about another...more
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