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About Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek

Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Novi, MI. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery of the Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Placzek has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek is Great. Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Michigan Hand And Wrist Pc

26750 Providence Pkwy Ste 220
Novi, MI 48374
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Specialties

Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Joint Pain (Arthralgia)
  • Bursitis / Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Arthritis

Reviews

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Five Stars

First physician that helped me with my pain and knew exactly what to look for. I was to the point of not being able to use my left wrist and after 4 years of many other physicians he was the one that made things right.

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Extremely pleased with my results!

I suffered for seven years! My hands and eyes are how I make a living and it got to the point where hand braces and soaking in epsom salt no longer eased the pain. I feared surgery may make my hands worse and I would no longer be able to work or do the hobbies I love. Finally I made the call to Dr. Placzek's office. It is the Best thing I have ever done for myself! I no longer wake up at night with my hands and arms tingling! I can ride my snowmobile and motorcycle without stopping due to my hands going numb. I can grip the controls! All is Wonderful!

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One Star

Rated a compassionate Dr......what a joke!!!! Wait time...I was at the office from start to finish over three hours. The reviews on here are worthless. There are too many hand and wrist drs to put up with this. It says rated best Dr in Novi....Haha by WHO???

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No Appreciation for Their Patients Time

Office policy states "a 24-hour notice for all appointment cancels or reschedues. A $50 no show fee may be charged for failure to comply with this request". Does this also apply for the doctor who didn't show for my appointment? Absolutely no concern for my time.

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Thorough look at the problem

I went to him for carpal tunnel problems and the surgeries were quick and effective. I am now back 4 years later with a different problem. My Family practice doctor wasn't too interested in my elbow problems so I came back here. After an EMG and two MRI's the problem is clearly defined as torn tendons in the elbow and pinched nerve in the spine. Now I can get the correct treatment. I find him to be very thoughtful in tracking the problem.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2016, 2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    20 Years Experience

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1998

  • United States Army Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Jeffrey D Placzek accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HAP
    • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth HMO
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Michigan Hand And Wrist Pc, 26750 Providence Pkwy Ste 220, Novi, MI

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