Dr. Thomas Pazik, MD

Dr. Thomas Pazik, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Thomas Pazik, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Greeley, CO and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

5890 W 13th St Ste 101

Greeley, CO 80634

Contact Information

(970) 810-0020

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Pazik's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pazik "An orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Pazik provides surgical and nonsurgical options for sports injuries, as well as issues involving the joints, knees and shoulders. He believes in working with his patients to determine the best treatment options and then bring them to their optimal level of functioning I enjoy spending time with my family and being active in the mountains, skiing and hiking and biking."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pazik "I apply current surgical and nonsurgical techniques, working together with injured patients to help them recover and return to their desired activities."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Wrist Fracture
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41  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • 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
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • 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 Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • The Orthopedic Spec Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pazik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pazik's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pazik to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Pazik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Pazik did a reconstruction of my ACL on my knee 5 years ago. This knee is much stronger now than my other knee, that did not have surgery. My recovery post op was difficult, but I had much more done to my knee and a few complications than we had anticipated. I would definitely recommend him...more
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Dr. Pazik listened to me as I described a long term injury, complicated by obesity. He didn't criticize me for my weight, even though it complicates the condition and made the surgery much more difficult for him to do and for me to recover from. He was respectful. He told me very clearly what I...more
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Warm, empathic, and especially skilled! Would come back to him in a heartbeat!
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Dr. Pazik has been my go-to orthopedic specialist for years because of his expertise/vast experience in his field, the high recognition he has received from other health professionals, and most importantly his care and concern during my office visits. He has been personable, kind, and has reacted...more
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He did a menisectomy in February. 6 weeks later I'm in more pain than before I had the surgery. He sent me back to PT. Still in pain PT, didn't know what to do. I'm crying in his office, gives me a cortisone shot. Back 2 weeks later in more pain, decides to do lubricant injections into joint. 1...more
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