Treatment & Services
- Arthritic Knee Conditions
- Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
- Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
- Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture Surgery
- Foot And Ankle Fusions
- Foot Surgery
- Fracture Care
- Fracture Reconstruction
- General Orthopaedics
- Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
- Hand Surgery
- Joint Replacement Of The Knee
- Knee Arthroscopy
- Knee Osteotomy
- Knee Revision
- Knee Surgery
- Ligament Reconstruction Of The Knee
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Rotator Cuff Repair
- Shoulder Arthroscopy
- Shoulder Instability Repairs
- Shoulder Surgery
- Total Knee Replacement
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Arthritis Of The Knee
- Broken Bones
- Hand Problems
- Hip Pain
- Joint Disorders
- Knee Injuries
- Knee Pain
- Shoulder Arthritis
- Shoulder Dislocation
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Akron General Medical Center
Akron, OH USA
Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Undergraduate - College of Wooster
Wooster, OH USA
- Orthopaedic Surgery
General orthopaedics including hip, knee and shoulder replacement, knee and shoulder arthroscopy, sports injuries, fractures, hand surgery including carpal tunnel surgery, DeQuervain’s release, Dupytren's contracture and thumb joint reconstruction
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 6/14/2016, Dr. Pierce has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchersâ€™ discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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155 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.6|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
7 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Nov 23, 2016
great office visit from phone call for appt to check in and seeing the Dr. excellent experience
Reviewed on Sep 6, 2016
During my very first visit regarding my injury, Dr. Pierce immediately directed me away from surgery with the implication that a person my age would not really be active enough to need surgery - wearing a brace would be good enough. Thankfully after I decided that I did indeed want surgery, he was very supportive of that.
Reviewed on Aug 4, 2016
This dr. was 2nd opinion because I was so unhappy with the 1st dr. Dr. Pierce is smart, compassionate and had me do therapy which is very helpful.
Reviewed on Jul 21, 2016
Treat you like family on all visits.
Reviewed on Mar 31, 2016
Love Dr. P!
Reviewed on Mar 28, 2016
Dr. info was plain & simple for me.
Reviewed on Jan 23, 2016
Not rushed, answered q's, explained care/condition, caring, compassionate respectful.
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