Dr. Kurt W. Von Rueden, MD

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Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine • Male • Age 59

Austin Spine
100 Medical Pkwy
Lakeway, TX 78738
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Austin Spine
Austin Spine
100 Medical Pkwy
Lakeway, TX 78738
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St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
ARISE Austin Medical Center
3003 Bee Caves Rd
Austin, TX 78746

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    Phone & Address

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    Austin Spine
    100 Medical Pkwy
    Lakeway, TX 78738
    New Patient:
    1-800-494-8309
    Existing Patient:
    (512) 347-7463
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    (512) 571-5079 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Von Rueden's Experience

    Dr. Von Rueden's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Fracture Care
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Lupus
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    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Pain
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Dislocation
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Rush Presby St Luke's M C

    Fellowship Hospital

    North American Spine Study Traveling Fellowship
    Complete in 1995
    Woodridge Orthopedic Clinic
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Von Rueden & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Von Rueden's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    I was referred to Dr Von Rueden early in my arthritic spine disease. He has cared for me with all modalities including surgeries. Dr Von Reuden will remain my spinal physician as long as he is in practice.

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