Dr. Michael Gratch, MD

Dr. Michael Gratch, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Michael Gratch, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chalfont, PA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

1200 Manor Dr

Chalfont, PA 18914

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Top Care Areas

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Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
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more than 75% of peers
Neuroplasty
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more than 72% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
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more than 71% of peers

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Dr. Gratch's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gratch "Michael J. Gratch, M.D., is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spinal surgery. He became interested in orthopaedics as a young man, influenced by his father, a family physician. Sidelined by a back injury he suffered while playing basketball, Dr. Gratch solidified his interest in spinal surgery during medical school. He earned his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, achieving selection into the distinguished medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Temple University Hospital and trained in pediatric orthopaedic surgery at Shriner's Hospital for Children, followed by a specialized fellowship in spinal surgery at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Gratch's particular area of expertise lies in the treatment of the lumbar, thoracic, and cervical spine disorders, and he performs minimally invasive spine procedures when clinically appropriate. He is Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Temple University School of Medicine as well as Drexel University School of Medicine. He has also presented at numerous professional meetings and community events and is a published journal and book author. Dr. Gratch has participated in multiple FDA trials and is actively involved in ongoing research that includes a non-fusion device for spinal stabilization. Dr. Gratch holds memberships in a number of professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery and the North American Spine Society. He is on staff at Abington Memorial Hospital, Lansdale Hospital, Doylestown Hospital, and the New Britain Surgical Center."
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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

15  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Abington Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St Lukes Episcopal Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gratch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gratch's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gratch to family and friends
82 total reviews (44 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 1
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Dr. Gratch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (44)

Dr. Gratch is amazing. I was unable to walk with the severity of my herniated disc and Dr. Gratch calmly explained what was needed to be done and put my mind at ease. He went through what the procedure entailed and everything he said followed suit. I would highly recommended him to anyone with...more
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Great doctor. Easy to relate to and straightforward. Excellent results with my back surgery.
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My experience with Dr. Gratch was excellent. He explained my procedure so I knew exactly what was going to happen. He was pleasant and caring. I would highly recommend him.
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I was sent by my Neurologist Dr. Sudhir Aggarwal to see Dr. Michael Gratch for my problem of severe and increasing pain in my lower back and legs. I was so impressed by his seeing me for a short time suggesting spinal surgery. I saw confidence in his words that I decided to go for it. He seems to...more
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I had an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion.. I had a large bulging disc at C6-C7. I was in extreme pain constantly, had tried several injections and treatments from other doctors that did nothing. He was told me that he would fix me and he absolutely did. My pain is completely gone. I have...more
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