Dr. Matthew J. Kraay, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 59

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Dr. Kraay's Experience

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Dr. Kraay's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Kraay Performs

Conditions Dr. Kraay Treats

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University Hospitals Case Medical Center
11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Hospital Health System
UHCMC Center for Joint Replacement & Preservation
11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106
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    Dr. Kraay's Experience

    Dr. Kraay's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Replacement, Cemented
    • Hip Replacement, Cementless
    • Hip Surgery
    • Image-Guided Knee Replacement
    • Knee Osteotomy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Mini Knee Surgery
    • Mini-Incision Hip Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Posterior Mini-Incision Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injections
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gout
    • Hip Fracture
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • 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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Hip Society Award for research in hip replacement, 2006
    • Best Doctors in America, 2005-2012
    • Elected to American Orthopaedic Association, 2005
    • Heiple-Lennon Professor and Endowed Chair-CWRU, 2006
    • Arthritis Foundation Volunteer leadership Award, 2006
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    University Hospital Cleveland
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    University Hospital Cleveland
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hospital For Special Surgery
    Complete in 1991
    University Hospital Cleveland
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    Michigan State Univ
    Graduated in 1977

    Other Education

    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Complete in 1978

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    International Congress for Joint Reconstruction , Member
    The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) delivers continuing medical education to orthopedic surgeons focused on the latest operative techniques, procedures, advanced devices, and improvements in patient care. Physicians affiliated with ICJR are committed to offering patients the best treatment options available today
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kraay & Staff

    • English
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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

    Dr. Kraay's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kraay

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kraay to family and friends

    50 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    48 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    49 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    49 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 46 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kraay
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    50 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    50 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    50 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    50 responses
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    Office Locations

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    University Hospital Health System
    UHCMC Center for Joint Replacement & Preservation
    11100 Euclid Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44106
    (216) 844-8372 (Office)
    (216) 844-7143 (Fax)
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