Dr. Leo A. Whiteside, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 70

1000 Des Peres Rd Ste 120
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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Dr. Whiteside's Experience

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Dr. Whiteside's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Whiteside Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Des Peres Hospital
2345 Dougherty Ferry Road
Saint Louis, MO 63122

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Whiteside

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Missouri Bone & Joint Center
Missouri Bone & Joint Center
1000 Des Peres Rd Ste 120
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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    Dr. Whiteside's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Surgery
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Total Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Trigger Point Injections
    2
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Diseases
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Injury
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
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    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Prosthetic Joint Mechanical Failure
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylitis
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Whiteside

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • 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 Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

    Internship Hospital

    Barnes Hospital Wash University Med Center
    Complete in 1970

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes Hospital Wash University Med Center
    Complete in 1971

    Fellowship Hospital

    Washington University
    Complete in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Whiteside & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Italian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Whiteside's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Whiteside

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whiteside to family and friends

    32 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Whiteside's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    30 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    28 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 30 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Whiteside
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    32 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    31 responses
    above
    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Missouri Bone & Joint Center
    1000 Des Peres Rd Ste 120
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314) 205-2223 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Whiteside
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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