Dr. Michael Cooney, MD

Dr. Michael Cooney, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Cooney, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wellington, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

10111 Forest Hill Blvd Rm 231

Wellington, FL 33414

Contact Information

(561) 694-7776

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cooney "Dr. Michael Cooney's areas of expertise range from treating sports-related injuries of all types, to experience in the most complex types of arthroscopic surgery. He is presently a consultant to several sports teams in the Palm Beaches. His participation with the Palm Beach Orthopaedic Institute allows him to pursue his research interests in analyzing sports performance."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Sports Medicine Arthoscopy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • George Washington University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • American Sports Medicine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooney to family and friends
4.3
based on 27 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Cooney's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

in Tallahassee, FL
Appt at 12:30. Showed at 12:15 to do paperwork but told to come back at 1:00. Came back only to be told they were still not even done with the morning patients & would take lunch as well before starting my appt (putting me at least 90 mins late). I tell them to reschedule which was annoying but...more
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in Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Lied more than once as well as his staff. Would not ever recommend him. The worst treatment you could ask for. I could go on.. but it and he is not worth my time. Kindly, Damo
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in Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Very competent and experienced. Excellent demeanor.
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