Dr. Michael Wildstein, MD

Dr. Michael Wildstein, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Michael Wildstein, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Morehouse School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

418 Folly Rd # C

Charleston, SC 29412

Contact Information

(843) 406-2771

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Tricare

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Dr. Wildstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Knee Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wildstein treats Knee Fracture more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Wildstein treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wildstein treats Fracture more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wildstein treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wildstein treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wildstein treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dr. Wildstein's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Aneurysm
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone and Joint Repair
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Endoscopic Neurosurgery
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Fibromyalgia
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Replacement
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
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
Pelvic Fracture
Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondolthesis
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Vascular Disease
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Our practice philosophy is that a detailed history and extensive physical examination will always be state of the art. Surgery is always a last resort only after all conservatve modes of care have been exhausted. We spend time with and listen to what...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Medical University Of South Carolina
Residency Hospital
2001
Medical University Of South Carolina
Internship Hospital
2000
Morehouse School Of Medicine
Medical School
1994
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
2007
2006
2001
2000
1994

Awards

Dr. Wildstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wildstein

4.5

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
85.36585365853658%
(35)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4.878048780487805%
(2)
1 Star
9.75609756097561%
(4)

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As someone who has experienced forty years of ortho care in Chas, I can’t speak highly enough of Dr. Wildstein’s competence in expertly diagnosising and treating a spine issue that many couldn’t and wouldn’t even try to treat. My chronic pain is gone and I am so grateful that a friend referred me...Read More
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Dr. Wildstein is one of the best doctors I have ever come into contact with. His conservative, cut last approach has been nothing short of awesome. He is super knowledgeable and spends more time with you as a patient than any other doctor I have ever seen. He runs a small practice that is in tune...Read More
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After being told for years that I couldn't be fixed - I am in better shape now than I have been for the past 20 years thanks to Dr. Wildstein. Three emergency room visits and he was there every time. He knew what to do and did it. I would highly recommend Dr. Wildstein to any one. I praise him...Read More
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Have highly recommended Dr. Wildstein. Genuinely cares for his patients, gives you options and recommendations and listens. Explains everything so you understand what's going on as well. So sad I moved away
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Best spine surgeon in Charleston! He truly cares about his patients. He has treated many family members. I highly recommend Dr. Wildstein.
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Roper Hospital

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