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James Jesko, DO

James Jesko, DO


4.8 out of 5
 259 Reviews
 41 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) 583-5626(989) 583-1837
First and Third Friday of Month
Marlette Regional Hospital
2770 Main St. Suite 7 & 8
Marlette, MI 48453

259 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 4.8 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 April 26, 2024
    All was good

  • Reviewed on April 14, 2024
    Excellent Dr. And Staff

  • Reviewed on April 08, 2024
    Dr Jesko was very kind and encouraging regarding my progress after recent knee surgery. I always feel better about my progress after talking with him. He is an excellent doctor!!

  • Reviewed on March 31, 2024
    I have total Trust and Faith in Dr. Jesko! Very informative, quick, to the point - and AN EXCELLENT SURGEON!!

  • Reviewed on March 27, 2024

  • Reviewed on March 13, 2024
    Dr. Jesko is a wonderful doctor. Very thankful to have him as a doctor.

  • Reviewed on March 08, 2024
    Dr, Jesko was very attentive and thoroughly answered my questions. He was excellent at explaining the next steps in physical therapy and was clear about what I could and should not do at this point in my healing stage.

  • Reviewed on March 04, 2024
    They are great.

  • Reviewed on February 22, 2024
    Very good.

  • Reviewed on February 09, 2024
    I was very impressed when I told Dr Jesko that I thought my knee was doing great and he told me he wanted it to feel better than great! I will continue to work on exercises he told me. Such a good Dr and nice person.

  • Reviewed on February 02, 2024
    Dr. Jesko what is extremely knowledgeable and caring.

  • Reviewed on February 01, 2024
    I love Dr Jesko. He has been my Orthopedic Surgeon for over 25 yrs..very understanding, compassionate, listens to you when your speaking to him, looks at you directly when your speaking to him, and he is very knowledgeable, and best of all he is a wonderful Orthopedic Surgeon..A very nice Dr. I have recommended him to my friends and acquaintances..

  • Reviewed on January 28, 2024
    I was very concerned about my progress following my surgery two weeks prior. Dr. Jesko was very understanding and totally relieved my anxieties completely. He gave very good ideas and recommendations for the surgical recovery going forward. I left the office feeling much better than when I came in.

  • Reviewed on January 05, 2024
    I was a little nervous about my appointment but he put me at ease. Explained everything.

  • Reviewed on January 03, 2024
    Dr. Jesko was very professional and gave me upfront answers about my situation which I really appreciated.

  • Reviewed on January 02, 2024
    Dr. listens with care and patience.

  • Reviewed on December 29, 2023
    Dr Jesko explained everything well and discussed options for possible treatment, any risks and his recommendation. He listened to my concerns and we decided on the next steps.

  • Reviewed on December 21, 2023
    Love dr jesko

  • Reviewed on December 20, 2023
    Dr Jesko was very kind and caring

  • Reviewed on November 29, 2023
    I had worked with Dr Jesko in surgery & have utmost confidence in him. He is so friendly & caring.

  • Reviewed on November 16, 2023
    Dr. Very helpful in my making a decision on my decision on how to proceed.

  • Reviewed on November 08, 2023
    Dr Jesko is an excellent surgeon and very caring towards his patients.

  • Reviewed on November 01, 2023
    Dr. Jesko,Do is a wonderful and caring person.

  • Reviewed on November 01, 2023
    Very caring - all options reviewed.

  • Reviewed on October 25, 2023
    Dr. Did listen to me but told me what I needed to do and wrote a script. No suggestions were made for alternative care

  • Reviewed on October 19, 2023
    I was glad that he explained to me my options - boot or cast - and the advantages & disadvantages.

  • Reviewed on October 14, 2023
    I felt the doctor was honest and is providing me with a referral.

  • Reviewed on October 11, 2023

  • Reviewed on October 04, 2023
    Dr. Jesko is always very professional, kind and helpful. He puts up with my question and suggestions to his students.

  • Reviewed on September 22, 2023
    Dr Jesko is very caring. He does not rush through my appointment and always asks if I have any questions or concerns.

  • Reviewed on September 09, 2023
    All Great

  • Reviewed on August 09, 2023
    Dr,Jasko was very good around explaining everything.

  • Reviewed on July 31, 2023
    Dr was excellent answered questions and more didn't seem to be rushed .....very good

  • Reviewed on July 23, 2023
    Dr.Jesko is always kind, Professional and timely.

  • Reviewed on July 21, 2023
    Doctor and staff were awesome all 5's

  • Reviewed on July 21, 2023

  • Reviewed on July 19, 2023
    I liked the Doctor and all other persons involved with my visit.

  • Reviewed on July 15, 2023
    Dr.Jesko has always had my best health jnterest.

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  • Reviewed on May 26, 2023
    I like Dr Jesko. I never feel like he is trying to rush me through. He always asks me if I have any questions and explains when I do. I would definitely recommend him.