About Dr. Michael D Rooks MD

Dr. Michael D Rooks, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Grand Junction, CO, with another office in Fruita, CO. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. He speaks English.

Dr. Rooks has received 1 award.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael D Rooks is Great. Dr. Michael D Rooks has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael D Rooks is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. Michael D Rooks has 2 locations

get directions Rocky Mountain Orthopedic Associates PC
627 25 1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81505
get directions Monument Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
401 Kokopelli Blvd Ste 1
Fruita, CO 81521

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Specialties

Dr. Michael D Rooks has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Michael D Rooks has the following 9 expertise

  • Tendon Injuries
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Wrist Injury
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hand Injuries
  • Forearm Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Trigger Finger Disorder

Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Rooks fixed my broken wrist, he did an awesome job. He answered all of my questions, gave me realistic healing expectations, I completely trust him and would highly recommend him. I also enjoy his somewhat dry sense of humor!

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Division I Football Player

Dr. Rooks made an accurate diagnosis of a scaphoid fracture to my wrist. My recovery has gone as planned. Because of Dr. Rooks I will be able to resume my football career at Northern Colorado.

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One Star

arrogant and impatient.better speaking than listening.

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Five Stars

Dr. Rooks is an excellent doctor. He treated me when i was a baby until i was 12 years old. He moved out of town. So that was my last surgery! Thanks for everything Dr. Rooks

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Best hand surgeon ever

Dr. Rooks is one of the very best hand surgeons in this country. He has successfully treated me, my son and my mother. I don't have any reservations about referring him to my family or friends.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008)

    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.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Grady Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Dr. Michael D Rooks Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
    • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
    • Anthem CO HMO
    • Anthem CO Pathway
    • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
  • Rocky Mountain Health
    • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
    • Rocky Mountain Monument Health Tier 1
    • Rocky Mountain Summit Group
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Michael D Rooks

Board certified orthopaedist Dr. Michael D. Rooks provides general orthopaedic surgery with a clinical focus on the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of hand injuries. He has specialized training in providing both surgical and non-surgical treatment for injuries that are specific to the hand, including carpal tunnel syndrome, cuts and blunt force injuries, tennis elbow, wrist pain, and sports injuries to the hand.

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