Dr. Bruce Schlafly, MD

Dr. Bruce Schlafly, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Bruce Schlafly, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

10004 Kennerly Rd Ste 259B

Saint Louis, MO 63128

Contact Information

(314) 842-2200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schlafly performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 75% of peers
Limb Pain
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Schlafly's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
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16  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • U Tex
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schlafly has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schlafly's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schlafly to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Schlafly's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

BEST DR. FOR UNDERSTANDING AND HAS GREAT BEDSIDE MANNERS ALSO HAS AN AWSOME PERSONALITY I HAD HIM OVER 30 YRS AGO UNFORTUNATELY I BROKE THE SAME HAND AND HAD TO COME BACK .I KNEW HE WOULD TREAT ME WELL AS HE DID LAST TIME I WOULD RECOMMEND HIM T O ANY ONE WITH A HAND PROBLEM
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Doctor Schlafly performed Carpal Tunnel release on both of my hands. After the op, I have worn my splints maybe four times, before the op, I wore them faithfully for 20 years at night. Now, no more burning, stinging and waking up at night with agonizing hand pain. He is very kind, and has a warm...more
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