Dr. Patrick Plunkett, MD

Dr. Patrick Plunkett, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. Patrick Plunkett, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1967 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

4315 Diplomacy Dr

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 729-3971

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Dr. Plunkett's Experience

Dr. Plunkett's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

1 Sanction
  • Substance Abuse (5/4/2007)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr Patrick A. Plunkett; License # C30729

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has a history of abusing alcohol and was convicted of Driving Under the Influence in December 2003 following an accident where he fled the scene. He entered into a 90 day treatment program at the Betty Ford clinic, but did not have prrof of compliance.

    The Physician also failed to disclose his Board investigations to the Alaska Board on his license application.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license, with the revocation STAYED and placed on Probation for seven years to include the following:

    1. The Physician shall abstain from the use of controlled substances and alcohol.
    2. The Physician shall be subject to biological fluid testing.
    3. The Physician shall enroll in the Diversion Program.
    4. The Physician shall provide 20 hours of community service.
    5. The Physician shall complete a course in ethics.
    6. The Physcician shall undergo a psychiatric and medical evaluation and undergo treatment, if recommended.

    May 14, 2007-Final Order

    The Physician has Voluntarily Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of California.

    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • San Francisco Gen Hospital M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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