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  • Timothy G Graven, DO 290 Points

    112 Piper Hill Drive
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
  • John Mc Allister, MD 110 Points

    St Peters Bone & Joint Surgery
    112 Piper Hill Dr Ste 9
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
  • Subbarao Polineni, MD 100 Points

    6 Jungermann Cir Ste 107
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
  • Theodore Rummel, DO 70 Points

    112 Piper Hill Dr. Ste. 6
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
  • Theodore S Rummel, DO 10 Points

    112 Piper Hill Dr. Ste.6
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
  • John Powell, MD 230 Points

    St Charles Orthopaedic Surgery
    Distance: 6.47 mi
    9323 Phoenix Village
    O Fallon, MO 63368
  • Mark Keohane, MD 110 Points

    St Charles Orthopaedic Surgery Associates Inc
    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Emil Di Filippo, MD 100 Points

    St Charles Orthopaedic Surgery Associates Inc
    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • James Schaberg, MD 100 Points

    St Charles Orthopaedic Surgery Associates Inc
    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Terry Piper, MD 100 Points

    St Peters Bone & Joint Surgery
    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 430
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Paul Spezia, DO 100 Points

    St Peters Bone & Joint Surgery
    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 430
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • James E Schaberg, MD 50 Points

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    400 1ST CAPITOL DR
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • William Holcomb, MD 40 Points

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    300 1st Capitol Dr
    Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • Anthony J Berni, MD 20 Points

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    400 1ST CAPITOL DR
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • John Powell 10 Points

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Emil Di Filippo

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Emil A Difilippo, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    400 1ST CAPITAL
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • John A Garcia, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • John Hammons, M.D.

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    300 1st Capitol Dr
    Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • Rodney D Henderson, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • Mark Keohane

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Mark K Keohane, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    400 1ST CAPITOL
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • Mark K Keohane, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    300 FIRST CAPITOL DR
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • Charles Linsenmeyer

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Charles M Linsenmeyer, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    300 FIRST CAPITOL DR
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • Charles M Linsenmeyer, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    400 1ST CAPITOL
    SAINT CHARLES, MO 63301
  • Robert L Pierron, MD

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • James Schaberg

    Distance: 7.9 mi
    PO Box 860
    Saint Charles, MO 63302
  • Anthony J Berni, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    100 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Emil A Difilippo, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    100 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • John A Garcia, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    100 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Rodney D Henderson, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    100 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Mark K Keohane, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    100 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Mark K Keohane, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    200 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Charles M Linsenmeyer, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    100 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Charles M Linsenmeyer, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    200 MEDICAL PLAZA
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • James E Schaberg, MD

    Distance: 8.57 mi
    200 MEDICAL PLZ
    LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO 63367
  • Jerome Piontek, MD 200 Points

    Distance: 9.85 mi
    222 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 460N
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Bruce Jones, MD 160 Points

    Mell & Jones Orthopedics
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    224 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 225
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Richard Rames, MD 140 Points

    Woods Mill Orthopedics Ltd
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    224 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 330S
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Edward Schlafly Jr, MD 140 Points

    Woods Mill Orthopedics Ltd
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    224 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 330
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Andrew C Spitzfaden, MD
    130 Points

    Woods Mill Orthopedics, Ltd.
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    224 S Woods Mill Road, Suite 330 S
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Roger Mell, MD 120 Points

    Mell & Jones Orthopedics
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    224 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 255
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • William Sedgwick, MD 120 Points

    Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    226 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 47W
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • James Walentynowicz, MD 110 Points

    Chesterfield Orthopedics
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    222 S Woods Mill Rd Ste 650N
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Michael J Milne, MD 100 Points

    Michael J. Milne, MD
    Distance: 9.85 mi
    14825 N Outer Forty Rd. #200
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Richard Crandall 10 Points

    Distance: 9.85 mi
    1585 Woodlake Dr Ste 206
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
  • Paul S Lux, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 9.85 mi
    14825 N OUTER 40 STE 200
    CHESTERFIELD, MO 63017
  • George A Paletta Jr, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 9.85 mi
    14825 N OUTER 40 STE 200
    CHESTERFIELD, MO 63017
  • Lyndon B Gross, MD

    Distance: 9.85 mi
    14825 N OUTER 40 STE 200
    CHESTERFIELD, MO 63017

Orthopedic Surgeon Info

Orthopedic Surgeon Summary:
An orthopedic surgeon works with patients before, during, and after surgical procedures that involve problems with the musculoskeletal system, such as hips and knees. An orthopedic surgeon is a surgical specialist. These surgeons diagnose and treat injuries, diseases, and congenital defects that may affect not only the bones and joints, but nerves, muscles, and connective tissues as well. An orthopedic surgeon can help with arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery and can also help with intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET). While an orthopedic surgeon does perform surgical procedures, these doctors also use nonsurgical interventions when possible to treat patients.

Category Conditions Treated:


A few of the conditions treated by orthopedic surgeons include:


Category Specialties:


While doctors may choose general orthopedic surgery, there are at least a dozen different specialties, a few of which include specialization in specific areas of the body, physical and occupational therapy, trauma, sports medicine, pediatrics, rehabilitation, pain management, and more.

Category Procedures and Treatments:


Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical procedures to treat patients. Just a few of these include:

  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone grafting
  • Bone healing
  • Chondroplasty
  • Fusion
  • Internal fixation
  • Joint replacement
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteotomy
  • Pain management
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Soft tissue repair

Category Profession Details:


Orthopedic surgeons must complete a minimum of a Bachelor Degree, followed by 4 years of medical school and 5 years of orthopedic residency. An additional year of education is required for specialties within the field. The orthopedic surgeon needs to pass licensing requirements for the state in which he or she will practice medicine. In order to be certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery orthopedic surgeons must complete all education and training requirement, practice their field for 2 years, then pass the written and oral exams.

Category Associations:


The American Orthopaedic Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


Orthopedic Surgeon FAQs:

What is an Orthopedic Surgeon?
An Orthopedic Surgeon is a physician who performs surgery on the musculoskeletal system. An Orthopedic Surgeon does surgery on the hand, hip, elbow, shoulder, joint, foot, ankle and spine.

What types of surgery does an Orthopedic Surgeon do?
An Orthopedic Surgeon can do many surgeries. The surgeries performed by an Orthopedic Surgeon include: repair fractures, hip and knee replacement, carpal tunnel release, rotator cuff repair, etc. An Orthopedic Surgeon can also help with lumbar stabilization and lumbar instrumentation.

Where does an Orthopedic Surgeon work?
An Orthopedic Surgeon can work in a hospital or clinic.

How do I find an Orthopedic Surgeon in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate an Orthopedic Surgeon in your state. Select Orthopedic Surgeon from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate an Orthopedic Surgeon in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need an Orthopedic Surgeon in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Orthopedic Surgeons in your city and state.

Do orthopedic surgeons only treat bones?
While orthopedic surgeons do treat injuries and diseases that affect bones, they also treat other parts of the musculoskeletal system, including muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments, and nerves.

Do orthopedic surgeons only use surgery as treatment?
While qualified to perform various surgical procedures, orthopedic surgeons also use nonsurgical and minimally invasive methods to treat patients as well. The least invasive method is typically the first choice in treating patients.

Why would orthopedic surgeons need to specialize in one part of the body if they only treat certain issues?
The musculoskeletal system is complex, requiring extensive focus to properly heal these areas. Also, with 206 bones in the human body, each bone has a specific function and different connective tissue issues. For example, there are 27 bones in the hand, and 26 bones in the foot. That is a lot for an orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in one of these areas to focus on.

How many orthopedic surgeons are there in the United States?
Wikipedia states that there are 25,464 orthopedic surgeons in the United States as of 2008.


Orthopedic Surgeon Related Terms:
orthopedics, orthopaedics, orthopedic surgery, arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, menisectomy, chondroplasty, carpal tunnel release, thoracic discectomy, anterior and posterior thoracic instrumentation, intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET), nucleoplasty, discography, anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF), anterior and posterior lumbar instrumentation, dynesys lumbar stabilization, orthopedic surgeon, scoliosis surgery