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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

3009 N Ballas Rd Ste 105B
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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Dr. Kramer's Experience

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Dr. Kramer's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 North Ballas Road
Saint Louis, MO 63131

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Metropolitan Orthopedics Ltd
Metropolitan Orthopedics Ltd
3009 N Ballas Rd Ste 105B
Saint Louis, MO 63131
Missouri Baptist Healthcare
Missouri Baptist Healthcare
3844 S Lindbergh Blvd Ste 210
Saint Louis, MO 63127
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    Dr. Kramer's Experience

    Dr. Kramer's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • 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
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Heel Spur
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
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    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Washington University St Louis
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    University of Minnesota
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    University of Minnesota
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Complete in 1989

    Undergraduate Schools

    Harvard University
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kramer & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kramer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kramer

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    national average

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    20 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 19 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Kramer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Metropolitan Orthopedics Ltd
    3009 N Ballas Rd Ste 105B
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314) 432-2323 (Office)
    B
    Missouri Baptist Healthcare
    3844 S Lindbergh Blvd Ste 210
    Saint Louis, MO 63127
    (314) 525-0490 (Office)
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