Doctor Category: Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Jeffrey H. DeClaire, a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic knee specialist, is spearheading a revolution in patient mobility and quality of life. At the Michigan Knee Institute, he leads a dedicated team committed to cutting-edge technology, advanced procedures, and performing a remarkable 1,000 knee surgeries annually. With a career spanning over 25 years, Dr. DeClaire is an international luminary, propelling outpatient partial and total knee replacement surgery into new dimensions.
At the heart of his expertise lies the groundbreaking Elite Knee procedure. This fusion of computer-generated imaging, robotic precision, and decades of surgical insight yields unmatched results in knee replacement. Dr. DeClaire ensures optimal implant positioning and balanced knee replacements through meticulous robotic assessment and a ligament tensioning device.
The Elite Knee’s impact is profound; patients report they experience fewer malalignment, instability, stiffness, and pain issues compared to traditional methods. Dr. DeClaire’s pioneering spirit thrives through global collaborations with orthopedic peers, driving innovation in partial and total knee replacements. His influence extends to surgical techniques and implant designs.
Ever-ambitious and forward-thinking, Dr. DeClaire maintains his vanguard status through international collaborations with orthopedic peers, collectively devising innovative techniques and procedures for partial and total knee replacement surgeries. His role in the evolution of surgical techniques, and the development and design of knee implants, has propelled the field of orthopedic knee surgery into new frontiers.
In the heart of this innovation hub is the Michigan Knee Institute — a facility that offers an array of treatments including minimally invasive partial- and total knee replacements, robotic knee surgeries, outpatient knee replacements, cartilage restoration, and arthroscopy. With these advanced interventions, patients are empowered to reclaim their mobility and embrace active lives. Dr. DeClaire’s legacy is a testament to his unyielding commitment to advancing medical boundaries, reshaping the landscape of orthopedic knee care, and uplifting countless lives.