Dr. Kenneth Teter, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 54

6001 SW 6th Ave Ste 200
Topeka, KS 66615
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Dr. Teter's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Francis Health Center
1700 SW 7th St
Topeka, KS 66606
Nemaha Valley Community Hospital
1600 Community Dr
Seneca, KS 66538

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Tallgrass Orthopedic/Sports Med
Tallgrass Orthopedic/Sports Med
6001 SW 6th Ave Ste 200
Topeka, KS 66615
Tallgrass Orthopedic & Sports
Main Office
6001 SW 6th Ave Ste 200
Topeka, KS 66615
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    Dr. Teter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
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    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Background Check for Dr. Teter

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Scripps Memorial Hospital
    University Of Nm School Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Teter & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Teter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Francis Health Center

    • Nemaha Valley Community Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
    • 11 responses

    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Teter to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Dr. Teter's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.1 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Teter

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Tallgrass Orthopedic/Sports Med
    6001 SW 6th Ave Ste 200
    Topeka, KS 66615
    (785) 228-9999 (Office)
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    Tallgrass Orthopedic & Sports
    Main Office
    6001 SW 6th Ave Ste 200
    Topeka, KS 66615
    (785) 233-7491 (Office)
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