Dr. Christopher O'Boynick, MD

Dr. Christopher O'Boynick, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Christopher O'Boynick, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO. He graduated from University Of Kansas City Kansas and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

12639 Old Tesson Rd Ste 115

Saint Louis, MO 63128

Contact Information

(314) 849-0311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. O'Boynick's bio

This content was provided by Dr. O'Boynick "Dr. Christopher P. O'Boynick completed his undergraduate education at the University of Notre Dame. After graduating magna cum laude, he went on to receive his medical degree from the University of Kansas Medical School. He completed his residency at St. Louis University in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. O'Boynick specializes in the spine. Outside of orthopedics, Dr. O'Boynick enjoys golfing, fly fishing and recreational shooting."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. O'Boynick does not have any board certifications listed.

67  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis


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36  Procedures


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Background Check

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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.


  • University Of Kansas City Kansas
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Orthocarolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. O'Boynick has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. O'Boynick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Boynick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Boynick to family and friends
11 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. O'Boynick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

The last 2 weeks I've been in unbearable pain. Last Friday I scheduled an appt to see Dr. O'Boynick I was told I would not be given anything for the pain till I saw the dr. 30 mins prior to my appointment Kim called me to tell me my appt was cancelled and that I needed to set up an appt with a pain...more
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I went to Dr. O'Boynick with Radicular pain from a severe herniation in my lower back. I ended up having to have surgery and have been pain free since. He was both professional and thorough.
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Had a car accident 40 years ago and suffered whiplash of the neck. 17 years ago discovered there was damage at 4 levels ... and had discectomy 5/6 & 6/7. Last few years suffered even more, but this time I'm 72. Dr. O'Boynick agreed to perform posterior surgery on 3/4 and 4/5. I didn't want a...more
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Very poor bed side manners. Did not even let me speak at my appointment. He would not treat me since I was a smoker. Even after quitting smoking he dragged out my surgery date. I finally had to request a different surgeon. I would not trust him to change a tire on my truck. He should not be...more
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Dr. O'boynick took great care of me while I desperately needed surgery. He has done a wonderful job and leading me in the right direction after surgery.
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