Joseph Burkhardt, DO
Bronson Orthopedic Specialists
2 Heritage Oak Lane
Battle Creek, MI 49015
About the Doctor
Dr. Burkhardt has been on staff at Southern Michigan Orthopedics since 2001. He became a doctor of osteopathic medicine after graduating from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Michigan State University and his adult reconstruction, sports and joint replacement fellowship from Florida Knee and Orthopaedic Centers.
As a board certified orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Burkhardt has operating privileges at several hospitals including Battle Creek Health System, Oaklawn Hospital, Brookside Surgery Center, Borgess Medical Center and Southwest Rehabilitation Hospital.
Involved in the community, Dr. Burkhardt is the team physician for the Battle Creek Revolution, a Single A Professional Hockey Team, and Albion College Football Team. He also served as the plant physician for two Ford Motor Company facilities.
Dr. Burkhardt and his wife, Jenny are the proud parents of their four wonderful children.
Current Appointment: Orthopedic Surgeon at Southern Michigan Orthopaedics, Battle Creek, MI
Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Bioscience, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Michigan State University, Garden City Hospital Campus
Fellowship: Adult Joint Reconstruction & Sports Medicine—The Florida Knee & Orthopedic Centers, University of South Florida
Specialties: Joint Reconstruction, Total and Partial Knee Replacement, Total Hip Replacement
Professional Affiliations: American Osteopathic Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics, Michigan Association of Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons, Michigan Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedic
Media Clips"Customized Implants & Outpatient Knee Surgery: Q&A With Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Joseph Burkhardt" (Becker's ASC Review)
"Q&A: Tools Of The Trade" (Surgical Products)
"7 Points About Personalized Partial Knee Replacements in Surgery Centers" (Becker's ASC Review)