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Michael A Charters, MD

  • About Dr. Charters Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon Hip and Knee Replacement
  • Hour Detroit
Dr. Charters

Dr. Charters is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement and robotic knee replacement surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Michigan and underwent residency training at Henry Ford where he was Chief Resident. Following this, he completed an additional year of subspecialty training dedicated to Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Charters performs surgery at Henry Ford Hospital, Henry Ford Cottage Medical Center, and Henry Ford Royal Oak Medical Center.

Technology in Joint Replacement

Robotic Joint Replacement

Robotic Knee Replacement is an advancement to traditional knee replacement surgery using a robotic system and advanced imaging. The robotic system functions as an extension of the surgeon’s hands and eyes enhancing precision and accuracy.


  • Smaller incisions
  • Rapid recovery
  • Precise placement of the implant
  • Reduced injury to adjacent tissues
  • Increased longevity of the implant
Robotic Technology

Patient Testimonials

  • Dr. Charters is a cut above the rest! My father has been struggling with a bad knee for several years and after exhausting all treatment options he was referred to a consult.
  • Testimonial"It makes me feel good, and it makes me feel like I did the right thing."
  • Excellent experience, very pleased with outcome of my knee replacement. Dr. Charters is a very friendly, competant surgeon. would definitely recommend him to others.
  • My knee replacement was performed 3 weeks ago. I found Dr. Charters to be very competent in his field and attentive to my concerns. I am still experiencing a lot of pain however he and his staff assured me that I am healing very nicely. I would highly recommend to others.
  • Dr. Charters was informative, helpful and understanding all through my sister's pre and post surgery. H e also did a great job replacing her hip.
  • I am very impressed with Dr. Charters and his entire team. My replacement knee surgery could not have gone better from pre op appointments and preparation to the day of the surgery to the post op care. I have recovered rapidly - ahead of schedule - causing many to ask "who was your surgeon?"


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  • Knee Replacement

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