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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (30)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Crane, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Crane has been reviewed by 31 patients who have provided 30 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Crane, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Crane graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Crane has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa 
  • Hancock County Memorial Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael W Crane MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael W. Crane practice?
Dr. Michael Crane has 1 office location.
Dr. Michael Crane practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery near Mason City, IA.
See Mason City Orthopedic Surgeons and Mason City Surgeons.