Dr. Peter Copithorne, MD

Dr. Peter Copithorne, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Peter Copithorne, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Ellsworth, ME. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

50 Union St Ste 2100

Ellsworth, ME 04605

Contact Information

(207) 664-5770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Copithorne'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Copithorne does not have any board certifications listed.

75  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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21  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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

Education data for Dr. Copithorne is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Copithorne has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Copithorne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Copithorne's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Copithorne to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Copithorne'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I'm only 2 weeks out of total hip replacement by Dr Copithorne and had my 2 week follow-up today. Recovery is going amazingly well and the incision is almost healed completely over! The Dr was very helpful in my initial consult with him and he did not pressure in any way but basically said, you...more
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Based on my experience, I would recommend Dr. Copithorne without reservation as an excellent surgeon. He performed a total hip replacement on my right hip eight weeks ago, and it has been successful beyond all my expectations. There were no complications, and it feels just like my old hip--only...more
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Copithorne. All of our questions were answered, sometimes before we even asked them. He is very skilled. Dr. Copithorne spent time with us, we did not feel rushed. His follow-up after surgery was great. He took time to confer with other doctors when needed. ...more
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