Dr. Nicholas Schoch, DO

Dr. Nicholas Schoch, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Nicholas Schoch, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Saint Clair Shores, MI and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic fracture care, and more.

St. Clair Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, P.C.

23829 Little Mack Ave Ste 100

Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Community
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Messa
  • MetLife
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Prudential
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rotator Cuff Tear
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Schoch'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.

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger


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43  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University / College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • McClaren Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • McClaren Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Schoch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schoch to family and friends
38 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schoch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I started with injections first to see if they would provide any relieve and buy some time. they did but not for very long, Decided to have my left knee replaced . Dr. Schoch took the time to explain in detail and made sure I was comfortable with what the procedure and recovery. It went just like...more
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I cannot say enough about the professionalism of Dr. Schoch. I'm 69 years old and have never had any major surgery performed on me before, so I was certainly nervous about reverse shoulder replacement. He required I have a series of tests to determine if I was a risk to myself or others during...more
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As it seems with all orthopedics (and most doctors), we had to be patient when it came to appt times. Staff was professional and friendly. Dr Schoch was informative and direct. If his specialty services are needed again, we will definitely choose and already do recommend.
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My friend referred me to Dr. Schoch for my shoulder. I was able to get a quick appointment and was grateful for the quick and prompt service in the office. I was seen quickly for a specialty office and will definitely return if I am ever in need of an ortho doc again. Great office...highly...more
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I was sent here by a doctor to get treated for my shoulder. Dr. Schoch was so nice and took the time to listen to my concerns and explain multiple treatment options. He followed through on my results and I was very happy with all of the office employees. The girls up front while very busy, were...more
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