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Joseph R. Yacisen

Joseph R. Yacisen, D.O.

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine (Surgical)

Considering new patients at some locations.


Year began practicing:


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine (Surgical)

Provider Type

  • Physician

Board Certified

  • Orthopaedic Surgery


  • English

Special Procedures

  • ACL reconstruction
  • arthroscopic acromioplasty
  • arthroscopic elbow surgery
  • arthroscopic meniscus repair
  • arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • carpal tunnel release
  • hip resurfacing
  • knee cartilage implantation
  • minimally invasive hip replacement
  • minimally invasive knee replacement
  • shoulder resurfacing

Participating Insurances*

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • BCN Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Preferred Plus
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross PPO & Comm. Blue
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity (formerly PPOM)
  • Community Choice Medicaid
  • ConnectCare - Midland Public Schools
  • ConnectCare - MidMichigan Health
  • ConnectCare - Northwood University
  • ConnectCare - SC Johnson
  • ConnectCare - Three Rivers Corporation
  • CoventryCares of Michigan
  • First Health
  • HealthPlus Medicare Adv. HMO
  • HealthPlus Medicare Adv. PPO
  • HealthPlus PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • Priority Health HMO
  • Priority Health MA HMO/PPO
  • Priority Health PPO
  • TriCare for Life
  • TriCare Prime
  • TriCare Standard & Extra
  • US Health and Life
  • Workers Compensation

Education & Training


Nova Southeastern University, Ft Lauderdale, FL, DOCTOR OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE


Genesys Regional Medical Center, Flint MI, ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY


New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA, SPORT'S MEDICINE


Genesys Regional Medical Center, Flint MI


Dr. Yacisen completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. During his fellowship training, Dr. Yacisen also worked with the National Basketball Association (NBA) where he was responsible for the care and treatment of players on multiple teams.
Following three years of service in the United States Navy as a staff orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Yacisen began his orthopedic practice in Grayling, Michigan in 2002.
Dr. Yacisen sees patients in Clare on the 1st, 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month.
Dr. Yacisen sees patients in Houghton Lake on 3rd Tuesday of the month.

Professional Memberships

American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, American Osteopathic Association, Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, Michigan Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, Michigan State Medical Society


I focus on helping patients resume their normal activity level while restoring comfort and function. I take advantage of the technological advances that have been made in the field of joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery.


Mid Michigan Bone and Joint Center, PLC

*Insurance Disclaimer

These are the insurance plans in which this individual is a "participating provider." This provider may accept other insurance, but your costs may be higher if they do not "participate" in your plan.

Address, Phone & Map

Provider's Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 989-466-2663


Primary Locations

Additional Locations