Dr. Michael McDonald, MD

Dr. Michael McDonald, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Michael McDonald, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Spokane Valley, WA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists

12410 E Sinto Ave Ste 201

Spokane Valley, WA 99216
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Insurance Accepted

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

Learn about Dr. McDonald

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
normal
more than 83% of peers
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. McDonald's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McDonald "Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists the region's most experienced, highly trained team of orthopaedic physicians specializing in treatment for nearly every bone, muscle, and joint condition."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

15  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Injury
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Limb Pain
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Wrist Fracture

8  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Mn Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McDonald has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDonald's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDonald to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. McDonald's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was very satisfied with Dr. McDonald’s surgery skills. He exceeded my expectations. My shoulder needed expert care to repair a significant tear. Dr. McDonald really delivered!
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