Dr. David Strausser, MD

Dr. David Strausser, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. David Strausser, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1441 Woodstead Ct Ste 300

The Woodlands, TX 77380

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Strausser'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 Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Torticollis
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10  Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Tex Back Institute Presby Hospital Of Plano
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Strausser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Strausser's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Strausser to family and friends
56 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (28)

Dr. Strausser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Strausser performed a cyst removal and a lower back fusion on my wife approximately 18 months ago. We had our final visit for follow up care today and the total care and understanding that we received from him was outstanding. There was no pressure toward surgery but as my wife told him we are...more
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If you are looking for a straight shooting. no BS surgeon, he is your man. First, he is a fantastic lumbar surgeon. That's the only surgery he does, period. Lumbar only. He actually wants surgery to be a last resort treatment. So if you have lower back problems, I can recommend Dr. Strausser whole...more
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Dr Strausser is a brilliant orthopedic surgeon. In 2009 I had major back surgury. After 8 and a half months I returned to work, working 50 hrs a week standing on concrete 10 hours a day. He is a great Doctor.
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I found Dr. Strausser to be correct in diagnosing and treating my back problem. He made the right call, and I'm finally out of pain.
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ARROGANT,SELF ABSORBED,NO BEDSIDE MANNER!! In it for MONEY!!!! I saw him for continued back pain (from head on accident) saw him 1st time, told my prob I was FAT!!!! That was my prob!!!! Continued seeing him for 3mo. Finally I'd had enough. He told me "I'm so sick of patients comming in COMPLAINING...more
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