Dr. Dennis Kramer, MD

Dr. Dennis Kramer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Dennis Kramer, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lexington, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

482 Bedford St

Lexington, MA 02420

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Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 8% of peers

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Dr. Kramer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kramer "Dr. Dennis Kramer is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Boston Children's Hospital. He is a specialist in pediatrics and sports medicine and has subspecialty certification in sports medicine. He specializes in knee, shoulder and ankle injuries in children and young adults as well as pediatric fracture care. Dr. Kramer graduated from Princeton University where he was a 3-time NCAA champion lacrosse player. He completed his medical school training at New York University and did an orthopedic residency at Johns Hopkins University. In 2007, Dr. Kramer completed a pediatric sports medicine fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital. Dr. Kramer is currently the head orthopedic team physician for UMass-Boston. He also served as the head orthopedic team physician for the 2012 USA under-19 men's lacrosse team. Dr. Kramer has published research in many national and international medical journals on sports medicine topics such as osteochondritis dissecans of the knee and ankle, meniscus injuries, ankle instability, muscle hernias and pediatric fracture care. He is an active member of national and international pediatric and sports medicine medical societies including POSNA, AAP and AOSSM. He is an instructor for Harvard Medical School and actively involved in teaching his peers and medical personnel."
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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

24  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Extremity Disorders
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Pain
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wrist Fracture

5  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kramer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kramer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kramer to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 3
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Dr. Kramer'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 (1)

Dr.Kramer operated on both my left and right knees between the years 2013-2014. I could not say enough good things about him. He is friendly, cares about all his patients, and definitely knows what he is talking about. He got me out of surgery and back to playing my sport withing 6 months. I...more
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