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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

2424 E 21st St Ste 320
Tulsa, OK 74114
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Francis Hospital
6161 S Yale Ave
Tulsa, OK 74136
St. John Medical Center
1923 S Utica Ave
Tulsa, OK 74104

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Accepting new patients?

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Orthopedic & Trauma Service of Oklahoma
2424 E 21st St Ste 320
Tulsa, OK 74114
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    Dr. Stafford's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Surgery
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    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
    • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • 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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    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
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    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Stafford

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    In Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare
    Complete in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Tennessee
    Complete in 2003

    Undergraduate Schools

    Rose-Hulman Institute Of Technology
    Graduated in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Stafford & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Stafford's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Francis Hospital

    • St. John Medical Center

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
    • 16 Star Ratings
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    4.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stafford to family and friends

    4.7 out of 5

    16 responses

    Dr. Stafford's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    17 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    16 responses

    Experience with Dr. Stafford

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    Orthopedic & Trauma Service of Oklahoma
    2424 E 21st St Ste 320
    Tulsa, OK 74114
    (918) 392-4547 (Office)
    (918) 392-4555 (Fax)
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