Dr. Mark Palit, MD

Dr. Mark Palit, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Palit, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fort Dodge, IA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.

2700 1st Ave S Ste 100

Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Contact Information

(515) 955-6767

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
high
more than 90% of peers
Difficulty With Walking
normal
more than 74% of peers
Limb Pain
normal
more than 32% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
11

Conditions Treated

7

Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • San Francisco Spine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palit's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palit to family and friends
2.8
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Palit's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (1)

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dr.palit did a reverse shoulder replacement and it has turned out very well-even better than expected. I am very pleased with Dr. Palit and his ability.
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