Dr. Timothy Ekpo, DO

Dr. Timothy Ekpo, DO

Joint Replacement Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Timothy Ekpo, DO is a joint replacement orthopedic surgery specialist in Jackson, MI. He graduated from Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in joint replacement orthopedic surgery, joint reconstruction orthopedic surgery, and more.

1201 E Michigan Ave Ste 300

Jackson, MI 49201

Contact Information

(517) 205-1431

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ekpo'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. Ekpo "I treat patients not X-rays"

9  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Reconstruction Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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19  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • 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
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Genesys Regional Medical Center Health Park
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Joint Implant Surgeons Inc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ekpo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ekpo's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ekpo to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Ekpo'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He's very respectful great bed side manner. Did a great job. Will sit with you too answer any questions you have. Would recommend him to anyone that is in need of a hip surgeon.
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Dr. Ekpo could not be more awesome! Calmly explained procedure and decreased my anxiety...he is intelligent, easy to talk with, often smiling. Just such a nice man...hope he stays in Jackson, we are very lucky to have him.
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One and a half years ago he did a total right knee on me. Veryrespectful attentive kind and caring. I was very nervous but his kind caring nature put me at ease and surgery was very successful. I am having my other one done this month. Thanks to him and his outstanding staff I'm going be a new...more
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I had emergency surgery with Dr. Ekpo and received the best care I have ever received in a doctor. Very professional and his attention for well being of his patients his excellent! He is an amazing surgeon & I look forward to continuing all of my care with him. I highly recommend Dr. Ekpo to anyone...more
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