Dr. Robert Miegel, MD

Dr. Robert Miegel, MD

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Robert Miegel, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Cambridge, MA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, and more.

300 Mount Auburn St Ste 505

Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Information

(617) 491-6766

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Miegel'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Miegel "We provide personalized high quality care for patients who have arthritis of the hip or knee. 

We use the latest proven technology for the surgery and post operative care so that our patients get the best results possible.

We educate our patient before the procedure and use physical therapy pre-op to help the patients get fully prepared."

3  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
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27  Procedures

  • Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Image-Guided Knee Replacement
  • 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
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Mit
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Beth Israel
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Beth Israel
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Miegel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Miegel's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Miegel to family and friends
15 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Miegel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Miegel inspired confidence . I was walking within hours of my THR.
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April 20,2016 I had a THR on my left hip. Dr. Miegel and are all excellent ..Dr Miegel is brief and to the point but more then adequately answered my questions and seemed genuinely concerned with alleviating my pain. Prior to my hip replacement I could not put my socks on tie my shoes walk my dog...more
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I was referred to Dr. Miegel by many friends and colleagues who had used his office for joint replacement surgery. I was very happy with all aspects of my experience - ease of appointments, time spent with the doctor, his bedside manner, etc. Dr. Miegel is an excellent orthopedic surgeon. I will...more
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I have never had such a horrible medical experience in my entire life. This doctor is rude, unkind, curt and unprofessional. He walked out during the consultation leaving me with no answers to my questions, slamming the door in my face on his way out. PATIENTS BEWARE. Do not waste your time or...more
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Dr. Miegel gave me my life back at 56! Hip Replacement Surgery was easy, seeing I never had been in the hospital, never mind surgery! He and his staff are caring and top notch. Looked forward to his morning check-ins! Overall experience was EXCELLENT!!
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