Michael F. Busch, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

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Lehigh Valley Physician Group

Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
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Area of focus ?
Shoulder Conditions, Knee Conditions, General Orthopedics
LVHN Affiliates
Lehigh Valley Orthopedic Institute
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Dr. Busch's Locations

less than  km

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About Dr. Busch

Philosophy of care

I will treat you as if you are a member of my family.  I try to do the best for each and every one of my patients.

Why I entered medicine

It is a wonderful feeling as a doctor when you help someone, whether by taking away their pain or by allowing them to walk again. It is very gratifying.

Community involvement

I am a team physician for Northampton Area High School. Also I have coached various youth teams in hockey, soccer, basketball, lacrosse and softball.

Personal interests

When not working I enjoy golf, skiing, biking, reading and caring for my grandchildren.


Temple University, BA - Bachelor of Arts, 1972

Medical Training
Temple University School Of Medicine, MD - Doctor of Medicine, 1976


Internship 1977
General Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Residency 1981
Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Disease and Orthopaedic Institute, New York, NY


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

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