Dr. Michael Ostempowski, MD

Dr. Michael Ostempowski, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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47 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Michael Ostempowski, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Williamsville, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Buffalo Orthopedic Group

192 Park Club Ln Ste 100

Williamsville, NY 14221
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • EmblemHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ostempowski "We at Buffalo Orthopaedic Group believe in providing our patients with the most state of the art care, first using all appropriate non-surgical treatment options and, if necessary, minimally invasive surgical techniques. We believe strongly in patient education and welcome questions about treatment options and procedures so patients are fully informed and comfortable with every decision regarding their care. Each patient is treated as an individual in a professional and caring environment."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Canisius College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital Of Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ostempowski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Sisters of Charity Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Ostempowski is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Ostempowski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ostempowski to family and friends
4.8
based on 18 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ostempowski'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Excellent care ! Very helpful staff !
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in Youngstown NY
Dr. Ostempowski has replaced one hip and two knees for me over the past years. He is a wonderful physician with a very good office staff. The nurses at the hospital where my surgeries were done have nothing but praise for him. Other family members are just as pleased with their results. I highly...more
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in Depew, N.Y.
After a previous knee replacement with another Doctor that didn't go well, I was recommended by a friend to see Dr. Ostempowski for the other knee. I had the surgery at St. Joseph's Hospital and it went great. Recovery was quick with therapy. The total experience with Dr. Ostempowski and his office...more
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