Dr. William Pakan, MD

Dr. William Pakan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. William Pakan, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Kent, OH and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2007 State Route 59

Kent, OH 44240

Contact Information

(330) 673-6299

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis of the Elbow
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Pakan'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

1  Board Certifications

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

98  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
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • 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
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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28  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pakan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pakan's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pakan to family and friends
23 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Pakan'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Pakan has been our orthopedic surgeon for our whole family-all 7 of us! He has done surgery on our (combined) feet, knees, hands and shoulder. In addition he has treated our family for tennis elbow, golfers elbow and carpal tunnel. He has a great bedside manner and recognizes the source of...more
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Dr Pakan was pleasant to talk to. His staff was also. He showed us my hip xrays I brought from Dr Blanda. He didn't. give much info,,or elaborated He didn't have access to other medical info via computer his Sec'y said. He didn't mention how total hip surgery could affect me regarding my lumbar...more
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Had simple arthroscopic knee surgery. Failed to take me off my meds that stimulates clot formation. Didn't give me anything post-op to prevent clotting. Ended up in the hospital for over a week with 12 lung clots! Called his office twice during my stay in the hospital, but never got a call back. ...more
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I had a partial knee replacement done by Dr. Pakan in 2015. About a month later I developed an infection & had to be hospitalized to treat it. Pain & swelling never really went away. Had a few follow up appointments & voiced my concerns about constant pain. He assured me that healing takes time & I...more
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Dr. Pakan did a knee replacement for me in 2013. It was a little rough at first, and I needed to have an additional surgery to clean up the scar tissue I had to allow my knee to rehab to fully function. I did everything he recommended and have had success. Knee is working great, functions better...more
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