Dr. Michael Azzam, MD

Dr. Michael Azzam, MD

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Age 34
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Dr. Michael Azzam, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Fenton, MO. He graduated from Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine and specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

1011 Bowles Ave Ste 400

Fenton, MO 63026

Contact Information

(636) 680-5400

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Dr. Azzam's Experience

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Dr. Azzam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Azzam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Azzam "Michael Azzam, MD is a board-eligible orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in sports medicine. He welcomes athletes and non-athletes ages 12 and up, and specializes in arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and ankle. Dr. Azzam has extensive experience with athletes of all ages, sports and levels of competition. Dr. Azzam completed a sports medicine fellowship at the world-renowned American Sports Medicine Institute under the direction of Drs. James Andrews, Lyle Cain, Jeff Dugas, and Benton Emblom. He assisted as a team physician for the Alabama Crimson Tide and Samford Bulldogs football teams, and also cared for the Alabama Ballet, USA Cheer, WWE professional wrestling, the Birmingham Barons (AA-affiliate for the Chicago White Sox), and Birmingham area high school teams. During his orthopedic surgery residency training at the University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic, he served as a team physician for the Memphis Redbirds (AAA-affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals). Upon graduation from residency, he received the Rocco A. Calandruccio, MD Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Azzam attended Saint Louis University School of Medicine, where he was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society and received the MD with Distinction in Research Award. He graduated from Saint Louis University with Summa Cum Laude honors. Dr. Azzam has authored numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals, and has presented his research at multiple national meetings. He welcomes the opportunity to care for you and your family, and get you "back in the game!""
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Azzam ""I try to educate my patients about their injury, explain treatment options, and maximize both non-surgical and surgical treatment to help them return to their favorite activity or sport as quickly as possible.  I believe that physical exercise is important to maintain a healthy lifestyle, and my goal is to keep patients as active as possible.""

5  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Azzam does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
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30  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Saint Louis University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic Orthopedics
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic Orthopedics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Azzam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Azzam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Azzam's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Azzam to family and friends
78 total reviews (70 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (78)

  • 5
    (76)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Azzam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (70)

Dr Azzam listened to me and answering all my questions putting me at ease before, during and after my surgery. He did this with kindness and a sense of humor. If needed again, I will definitely be calling his office again for an appointment
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Dr. Azzam and his staff were amazing. Scheduling appointments is very easy and they are able to get you in very quickly. Dr. Azzam is very caring and informative, he really takes his time to answer any questions or concerns you may have. His rehab approach is very aggressive which results in much...more
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Dr. Azzam is very knowledgeable. He did an outstanding job helping me with fractured wrist and elbow as well as a torn minsicus later on down the road. Highly recommend to anyone seeking a professional in Orthopedics/Sports Medicine
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Dr. Azzam recently performed surgery on my left thumb for trigger thumb. He explained in detail before the surgery how an injection helps sometimes. I received the injection and it helped for a while. I decided to go with the surgery. It has been about 2 1/2 weeks and my thumb is fantastic! Dr....more
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Fantastic doctor, helped me recover from my acl and meniscus tear. He's super friendly and caring. He's a great doctor and an even better person. I'm definitely going to keep him as my orthopedic
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