Dr. Stephen S. Tower, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 57

3831 Piper St Suite S-220
Anchorage, AK 99508
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Dr. Tower's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revisions
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revisions
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Total Joint
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injections
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
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  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Trigger Finger
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Background Check for Dr. Tower

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Washington School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1983

Internship Hospital

Dartmouth Mary Hitchcock Med Center
Complete in 1984

Residency Hospital

Oregon Health and Sciences University
Complete in 1992

Undergraduate Schools

Dartmouth College
Graduated in 1979
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Tower & Staff

  • English

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