Michael W. Laker, MD

Michael W. Laker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Medical Group
Ascension Medical Group
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Michael Laker, MD is an orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty in adult reconstructive surgery with Ascension Michigan in Farmington Hills, Livonia, and Novi, MI. Dr. Laker received his undergraduate education at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor before matriculating to Tufts University School of Medicine (Boston, MA), where he earned his medical degree. His orthopedic surgical residency training then followed at Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center. He finalized his formal training by returning to Boston, completing a fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard University School of Medicine.

Dr. Laker’s practice focuses on the treatment of arthritic conditions of the hip and knee. He provides a continuum of clinical services, both non-operative and surgical management, including complex revision joint replacement procedures. He commonly performs total hip arthroplasty, total knee arthroplasty and revision arthroplasties.

Dr. Laker currently practices at Beacon Orthopedics with locations in Farmington Hills, Livonia and Novi, Michigan. Outside of clinical practice, he is an Associate Clinical Professor for Wayne State University School of Medicine and an active member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Michigan State Medical Society and the Michigan Orthopedic Society.



  • Tufts University School of Medicine


  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital (Massachusetts)


  • Detroit Medical Center


  • Wayne State University


Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Providence Hospital


  • The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery


Michael W. Laker, MD offers services at multiple Michigan locations. Contact your preferred location to book an appointment.
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