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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Akron General Medical Office Building, Tallmadge
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Arthritic Knee Conditions
  • Arthritis, Surgical And Non Surgical Treatment
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Care
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Joint Replacement Of The Knee
  • Ligament Reconstruction Of The Knee
  • Non Operative Treatment Of Arthritis, Fractures, Sprains And General Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Patello-femoral Knee Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Instability Repairs
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Surgical Treatment Of Arthritis Of The Hips And Knees
  • Tendon Reconstruction
View all 19 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • ACL Injury
  • Ankle Fractures
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Strain
  • Arm Fracture
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis Of The Knee
  • Bicep Rupture
  • Broken Bones
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Finger Cyst
  • Finger Fracture
  • Finger Sprains
  • Finger Strain
  • Hand Cyst
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Lump
  • Hand Mass
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Problems
  • Hand Related Sports Injuries
  • Hand Soft Tissue Tumor
  • Hand Sprain
  • Hand Strain
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Labral Tears
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain/Strain
  • Hip Tendonitis
  • Internal Derangement of the Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Bone Infection
  • Knee Cartilage Injury
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Fractures
  • Knee Infection
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Meniscus injury
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Plica Syndrome
  • Knee Problems
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Strain
  • Knee Tendonitis
  • Leg Bone Infection
  • Leg Fracture
  • Leg Pain
  • Muscle Injuries
  • Neck and Shoulder Pain
  • Patellofemoral Instability
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendontis / Dysfunction
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Infection
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries in Baseball
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Problems
  • Shoulder Sprain/Strain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Sports Fracture
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains
  • Tendinitis of Rotator Cuff
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendon Tears
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fractures
  • Wrist Arthritis
  • Wrist Cyst/Lump
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Ganglion Cyst
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
  • Wrist Strain
View all 98 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

79 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

15 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2022

Doctor Heather Gordon has a wonderful bedside manner.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Dr. Preston was great! She took her time explained the treatment plan. Very kind and respectful.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2022

Dr Preston is a very very good Dr. Very thorough and explains diagnosis well

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2022

Pleasant office and the Doctor was super nice and friendly. Eager to help. Brandy her secretary was superb! Nice and friendly and went the 9 yards to accommodate.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

I appreciate the total care given to me as well as the detail of my issue by Dr.Preston.Even though it was a quick procedure I did not feel rushed.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2022

Doctor is great

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2022

*Dr. Preston was very helpful in explaining my condition and providing a treatment plan. I was very satisfied w/this provider (first visit).

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2022

Dr Preston was FANTASTIC, she listened to me, addressed my problem, and worked on a solution.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2022

I'm just a scared patient with problem knee as lots of doctors recommended knee replacement immediately which is not what I want. I need to learn and investigate before the next steps.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022

I was a patient of Dr. Hatherill before she retired. And Dr. Preston is my new go to Ortho Doc!

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2022

Dr. Preston is absolutely amazing. Personable, professional, friendly and extremely thorough! I've already recommended her to others.

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2022

Overall from making appointment to seeing Dr. Great experience!

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2022

Doctor very nice, caring informative.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2022

My doctor made my appointment.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2022

Dr Preston and her staff are amazing. Dr Preston is very thorough and explains things in way it's easy to understand.

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