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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Lorain Orthopaedics
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Primary Location

Lorain Orthopaedics


Additional Locations

Orthopaedic Surgery

Avon Hospital

33300 Cleveland Clinic Blvd
Avon, OH 44011

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Acute Fracture Care
  • Adolescent Orthopaedics
  • Arm Reconstruction
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Clinical Evaluation, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Complex Shoulder Surgery
  • Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture Surgery
  • Elbow Joint Replacement
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Finger Joint Replacement
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Reconstruction
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Preserving Hip Surgery
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Joint Replacement
  • Musculoskeletal Treatment for Joint Pain
  • Non-Operative Treatment of Fractures
  • Non-Operative Treatment of Sprains
  • Nonsurgical Treatment of Arthritis
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Pediatric Fracture Treatment
  • Peripheral Joint Injections
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Proximal Biceps Tendon Rupture Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Revision Joint Replacement
  • Revision Shoulder Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Pathology
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Scapular Winging
  • Second Opinion
  • Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Shoulder Instability Repairs
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand and Wrist
  • Tendon Reconstruction
  • Therapeutic Injections
  • Trauma Treatment
  • Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
  • X-Ray
View all 56 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Thumb Base
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Benign Bone Tumors
  • Bursitis
  • Cellulitis
  • De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
  • Disorders of the Shoulder
  • Elbow Problems
  • Fracture Nonunion
  • Fractures of the Hand
  • Growth Plate Injuries
  • Hand and Wrist Injuries
  • Hand Problems
  • Hand Related Sports Injuries
  • Labrum Tears
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries in Athletes
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Compression of the Hand
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Nerve Injuries of the Shoulder
  • Orthopaedic Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Painful Joints
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Infection
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries in Baseball
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Paralysis
  • Shoulder Problems
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendon Tears
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Disorders
  • Wrist Diseases
View all 48 Specialties +


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About Kirk Haidet, MD

Kirk Haidet, MD, is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic.  He was born and raised on the Westside of Cleveland in Rocky River.

After graduating from St. Ignatius High School, Dr. Haidet attended Georgetown University for his undergraduate degree and went on to the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine for his medical degree.

He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Toledo.  After this, Dr. Haidet completed a Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Dr. Haidet’s specialty interests include shoulder, elbow and hand surgery including joint replacement, arthroscopy and fracture care.

He has published research in peer-reviewed orthopaedic surgery journals and is active in the community, providing team coverage for local high schools, including Lorain and Vermilion High Schools.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Medical College of Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery and upper extremity surgery
Milwaukee, WI

Residency - University of Toledo College of Medicine
Orthopedic Surgery
Toledo, OH

Medical Education - University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH United States

Undergraduate - Georgetown University
Washington, DC


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Kirk Haidet, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 7/3/2024, Dr. Haidet has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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 researchers' 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.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

275 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.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.3
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

40 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2024

The clinic is very lucky to have Dr Haidet

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2024

Excellent physician, very knowledgeable, professional. so glad I have him as my doctor too address my medical problems

Reviewed on May 16, 2024

Besides being a great surgeon, Dr. Haidet is a wonderful, compassionate person

Reviewed on May 9, 2024

I feel so lucky and blessed that Dr Haidit ended up fixing my broken wrists. His bedside manner is wonderful, he takes time to listen and he did a great job at fixing my shattered wrists.

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

PA (sorry forgot her name) explained things so well and was very thorough. Dr. Haidet was very reassuring.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

Dr. Haidet was engaged, thorough, kind, and extremely competent.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2024

Dr Haidek was very clear and very upbeat.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2024

Amazing doctor who cares for his patients!

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2024

During the procedure, Dr. Haidit came over to sit beside me and hold my other hand.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2024

Dr. Kirk Hailey was top quality in every aspect.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2024

The care shown by Dr. Haidet was beyond expectationsthe very best.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2024

Dr Haidet is simply awesome! He is a phenomenal surgeon. Everything went to plan. Really was thankful for the main Nurse. She was so empathic keeping my attention so I relaxed. What a great team w/Dr H leading. I couldn't have been happier wth the end result!

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2024

Dr.Haidit saw me eventhough I was mistakenly scheduled w/aPA BUT that was my error

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2024

Greatest doctor

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2024

Great doctor really listens to what you have to say

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2024

Dr Haidet was as concerned as I was & I'm glad he ordered more tests because these bumps are growing rapidly daily. I was told the reason for the 10 days out for an MRI is due to insurance approval. The bumps are even bigger than last week, I wish I could get the MRI'S sooner.

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2024

Dr. Haidet is always very thorough, professional, and caring.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024

Dr. H was kind, informative, and professional.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024

Wonderful service and outstanding provider

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024

Dr. Haidet is wonderful, very kind and understanding. He explains things and assures you understand. I would recommend him to anyone requiring his specialty. I feel very lucky to have found him as my provider for this type of care.

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2023

I realize Dr. Haidet is very busy.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Great Doctor and staff.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2023

Dr. Haidet is one of a kind. Very passionate man. I'm so glad I found out about him & will tell others what a great Doctor he is.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2023

Excellent experience despite the circumstances fromnthe front dest to the doctor allnwere top notch

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2023

Dr. HAIDET is a wonderful knowledgeable, caring kind doctor!

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

Dr Haidet is a very caring doctor and I knew he had my best interests at heart!!

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2023

Dr. Haidet has yet to perform the necessary shoulder replacement but his knowledge and explanation of the process yet to come, has given me comfort knowing that he is the right doctor for me.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Dr Haidit is a breath of fresh air. Very professional but very charismatic. He explains everything and makes sure that you understand. He answers all your questions and gives you as much time as you need. Very caring person

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Dr. Haidet is phenomenal! He is one of the best providers I have ever seen. He truly cares about you and goes above and beyond to make sure you get the best care. Definitely one of a kind!

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Dr. Haidit is friendly, kind, listens and explains everything, answers all my questions and has a great personalty when dealing with his patients. Always leave feeling good about how I was treated. I have recommended him to several friends.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

Dr. Haidet, was very helpful in explaining information about the healing process of my surgery alleviating some of my concerns from the surgery.

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2023

He is a very excellent Dr I was recommended him anyday he is super nice me and my daughter both had him and we are both very pleased

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2023

Dr. Haidet is the best doctor I've ever had. His skills as a surgeon gave me two successful shoulder replacements and a renewed golf game. His bedside manner is excellent. I feel like I can always ask and get answers to medical questions.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Best Dr. Ever

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Very nice receptionist but Dr is so busy scheduling appts is a problem. Suppose to have follow up in 6 wks can't be seen for 8..

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Dr. HIdet is very caring, explains well and cares about the patient. He listens to you!!

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Dr. Haidet was warm, informative, and skillful. And, the shots have effectively lessened my considerable pain.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2023

Dr Haidet is an excellent physician. He Is very kind, listened to all my concerns and made sure all my questions were answered. I was very comfortable with him and his staff, and was very satisfied with the treatment and outcome of my hand injury. I highly recommend Dr. Haidet to anyone in need of a hand specialist.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2023

I know Dr. Haidet cares. He's the best. Patients and staff Love this Doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2023

Dr Haidet was very concerned with my problem and took steps and care to help me. Very professional and caring.

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