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James Jesko, DO

James Jesko, DO


4.8 out of 5
 204 Reviews
 42 Patient Comments


Medical Education
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Horizon Health Systems, Detroit, MI

Board Certification

American Osteopathic Board of Orthopaedics - Orthopaedic Surgery
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Covenant Orthopaedics
5483 Gratiot Road
Saginaw, MI 48638(989) 799-5557(989) 401-8240
First and Third Friday of Month
Marlette Regional Hospital
2770 Main St. Suite 7 & 8
Marlette, MI 48453

204 Patient Reviews

The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey. These comments and ratings are a reflection of individual patient experiences in either the clinic or virtual visit setting. 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.

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Overall Rating 4.8 out of 5
Discusses Treatment Options 4.9 out of 5
Provider Showed Concern 4.8 out of 5
Explained Things Clearly 4.8 out of 5
Included Patient in Decisions 4.8 out of 5
Likelihood to Recommend Provider 4.8 out of 5

Patient Comments

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  • Reviewed on 04/19/2021
    All good!!!

  • Reviewed on 04/09/2021
    I have had Dr Jesko for both knee replacements and although having my hip surgery in Florida he picked up on where they left off when we were back in Saginaw.

  • Reviewed on 04/08/2021
    I really like Dr. Jesko!

  • Reviewed on 03/29/2021
    *Dr. Jesko had seen me in the past. When I had my fall & was sent to Flint & then the nursing home. He agreed to take over my follow up. For that I am truly GRATEFUL! HE WAS SO CARING!

  • Reviewed on 03/19/2021
    Dr. Jesko puts the needs of his patients first! He listens and doesn't try and hurry you along, he really seems to care!

  • Reviewed on 03/11/2021
    Very quick and gave all info needed about issue. Easy appt. & no wait time.

  • Reviewed on 03/07/2021
    Very caring and gentle.

  • Reviewed on 02/17/2021
    I actually already have recommended this facility to my neighbor!

  • Reviewed on 02/02/2021
    Dr. Jesko Deputized my wife to ensure I followed his "Post Op" instructions to the letter. ;-)

  • Reviewed on 01/19/2021
    all good comments

  • Reviewed on 12/30/2020

  • Reviewed on 12/29/2020
    *Dr. Jesko is excellent!

  • Reviewed on 12/03/2020
    I came in to see Dr. Jesko based on a referral and have already recommended him to my family for their orthopedic needs.

  • Reviewed on 12/02/2020
    Dr Jesko is always pleasant and patient. All my questions were answered, giving me all possible options for treatment.

  • Reviewed on 11/10/2020
    Dr. Jesko was amazing. He spoke directly to my daughter to involve her in her care as well as made sure I understood everything needed for her as well.

  • Reviewed on 10/20/2020
    Dr. Jesko spent the time needed to address all my concerns and gave me realistic time lines for my recovery.

  • Reviewed on 10/13/2020
    I trust only a few..I TRUST Dr.Jesko and his entire staff..

  • Reviewed on 10/04/2020
    Again very professional

  • Reviewed on 09/30/2020
    I feel I am in such experienced hands, I don't question his recommendations and I feel I'm his only patient. all his attention is on my problem and I appreciate that

  • Reviewed on 09/16/2020
    Excellent doctor who listens and explains well. Never appears to rush in and out!!!

  • Reviewed on 09/14/2020
    *Dr. Jesko was wonderful with my 7 year old. He did an amazing job.

  • Reviewed on 09/10/2020
    *Dr. Jesko showed me how to start some exercises @ home.

  • Reviewed on 09/09/2020
    Dr. Jesko always very thorough and explains things in a way you get it. No question too stupid to ask

  • Reviewed on 09/08/2020
    I just wished the regular Dr would have discussed pain management and work life. Im single it puts me in a pad spot to have this injury and not know how to deal with it

  • Reviewed on 09/01/2020
    Dr Jesko is the best orthopedic doctor in the area

  • Reviewed on 08/25/2020
    Dr Jesko is the best, he is working with me to find out why I am having this problem. I feel very confident in him.

  • Reviewed on 07/15/2020
    very nice and easy going personality. very professional.

  • Reviewed on 07/07/2020
    I appreciate the thorough evaluation as well as the discussion we had regarding treatment options.

  • Reviewed on 07/05/2020
    all good

  • Reviewed on 06/30/2020
    people pick there own

  • Reviewed on 06/26/2020
    I guess I was stunned to hear that both of my knees needed to be replaced. I wasn't shown my E-rays so the Doctor could explain exactly the details of surgery and illustrate to me what the X-rays showed. I have no understanding of why I even need knee rep

  • Reviewed on 06/25/2020
    Dr. Jesko is a kind and caring doctor!

  • Reviewed on 06/24/2020
    *Dr. Jeske is one of the doctors I've seen that cares and explains everything. I would not see anyone else.

  • Reviewed on 06/16/2020
    Dr Jesko is a very smart person. Always on time, very informative and very honest! Great doctor!!!!

  • Reviewed on 06/11/2020
    Overall, had a good experience. No complaints

  • Reviewed on 06/08/2020
    Very good.

  • Reviewed on 06/03/2020
    Dr. Jesko is a fantastic physician! My concerns and thoughts have all been discussed with him. Including my input makes me feel part of the process.

  • Reviewed on 05/22/2020
    I really like the treatment by the nursing staff and Dr. James Jesko. They were and are always pleasant and helpful. If I am admitted to the hospital for an orthopedic injury I want Dr. Jesko to be my physician for this injury.

  • Reviewed on 05/13/2020
    Very compassionate, attentive.

  • Reviewed on 05/12/2020
    Dr.Jesko always very thorough in explanations...makes sure all questions are answered.

  • Reviewed on 05/10/2020
    Again, Excellent Patient Care and Concern. The Dr. is the BEST.

  • Reviewed on 05/07/2020