Dr. Ryan Dopirak, MD

Dr. Ryan Dopirak, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Ryan Dopirak, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Manitowoc, WI and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1650 S 41st St

Manitowoc, WI 54220

Contact Information

(920) 320-5241

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dopirak "Dr. Ryan M. Dopirak is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon who completed a Fellowship in Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He specializes in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and knee. He also provides comprehensive care for athletes of all ages. Dr. Dopirak received his undergraduate degree from Bucknell University where he was a member of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Team. He earned his medical degree from the Ohio State University and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, Ohio. He subsequently moved to Los Angeles for fellowship training in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute. Dr. Dopirak has lectured, presented research, and/or served as a surgical instructor at more than 30 orthopaedic surgery conferences throughout the country, including numerous courses sponsored by the Arthroscopy Association of North America as well as the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has been invited to join the faculty at the prestigious San Diego Shoulder Institute Annual Meeting for the past 5 years, and was also selected to serve as a Surgical Lab Director for this course in both 2010 and 2011. Dr. Dopirak has published numerous scientific articles pertaining to arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine. He recently published the first paper ever written on "Arthroscopic Total Rotator Cuff Replacement" in The International Journal of Shoulder Surgery. He has also served as a manuscript reviewer for Arthroscopy: Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, as well as Orthopedics. Dr. Dopirak has developed a reputation as a regional expert in arthroscopic shoulder surgery and has successfully treated numerous patients with complicated shoulder disorders from various locations throughout Northeast Wisconsin, as well as parts of Michigan."
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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

82  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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31  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mount Carmel Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Southern California Orthopaedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society, 2000
  • Board Certified, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2008
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dopirak's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dopirak to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 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. Dopirak'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 (1)

Dr. Dopirak was great. He took the time to fully understand my concerns, and gave me options to correct it. I am recovering nicely from the surgery, and glad I picked him to do it. I'd recommend him to anyone that needs orthopedic help.
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