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Dr. Michael Rutter, MD

Orthopedic Trauma Surgery*
3.5 (8)
Map Pin Small Poughkeepsie, NY
Accepting new patients
11 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Michael Rutter, MD

Dr. Michael Rutter, MD is an Orthopedic Trauma Surgery Specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY. They specialize in Orthopedic Trauma Surgery, has 11 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Temple University and is affiliated with Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Health Alliance Hospital, Garnet Health Medical Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital and Westchester Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Rutter an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Rutter works at Practice in Poughkeepsie, NY with other offices in Rhinebeck, NY, Hopewell Junction, NY and Kingston, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain, Limb Pain and Humerus Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rutter's Office Locations

  1. 1
    The Surgery Center At Orthopedic Associates LLC
    1910 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 454-0120
  2. 2
    Northern Dutchess Hospital
    6511 Spring Brook Ave, Rhinebeck, NY 12572 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 876-7707
  3. 3
    Orthopaedic & Neurosurgery Specialists Pllc
    1955 Route 52, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 897-4660
  4. 4
    Always There Family Home Health Services Closed
    918 Ulster Ave, Kingston, NY 12401 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 339-8900

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center
  • Health Alliance Hospital
  • Garnet Health Medical Center
  • Northern Dutchess Hospital
  • Westchester Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Humerus Fracture

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Humerus Fracture
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femur Fracture
Hip Fracture
Hip Tendinitis
Knee Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Shoulder Fracture
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Sprain
Low Back Pain
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral Epicondylitis
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Radiculopathy
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sciatica
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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Arthrocentesis
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Fracture Treatment Closed
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement
Steroid Injection
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wound Repair
AC Joint Injury
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chondromalacia
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Femoral Stress Fracture
Foot Infection
Foot Sprain
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Valgum
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hammer Toe
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Impingement
Infective Arthritis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Lupus
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Marfan Syndrome
Medial Epicondylitis
Muscle Cramping
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteopenia
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Disorders
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Piriformis Syndrome
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Snapping Hip
Spina Bifida
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tenosynovitis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Bone Scan
Bursal Drainage
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Carpal Tunnel Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Elbow Dislocation Open Reduction
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Elbow Repair
Elbow Replacement
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Fracture Treatment Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand Fracture Treatment Open
Hip Dislocation
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement Revision
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Replacement Revision
McMurray's Test
Meniscus Surgery
Menisectomy
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Patellar Tendon Repair
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Separated Shoulder Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal and Postural Screening
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
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    About Dr. Michael Rutter, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 11 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1902148281
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Temple University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Rutter has seen patients for Joint Pain, Limb Pain and Humerus Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rutter on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Rutter. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rutter.

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