Dr. Jan E. Leo, MD

Dr. Jan E. Leo, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Female | 64 years old

She is a conservative and contemplative surgeon and specializes in finding the best solution for the patient's condition rather than using the "cut first" approach. "I enjoy giving my patients quality care by devoting both time and attention to their concerns. I have been a successful orthopaedic surgeon for many years by understanding that both surgical and conservative options can provide excellent outcomes."Read more

South Denver Orthopaedics
5579 S Curtice St
Littleton, CO 80120 Get Directions
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She is a conservative and contemplative surgeon and specializes in finding the best solution for the patient's condition rather than using the "cut first" approach. "I enjoy giving my patients quality care by devoting both time and attention to their concerns. I have been a successful orthopaedic surgeon for many years by understanding that both surgical and conservative options can provide excellent outcomes."Read more

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Dr. Leo's Care Philosophy

She is a conservative and contemplative surgeon and specializes in finding the best solution for the patient's condition rather than using the "cut first" approach. "I enjoy giving my patients quality care by devoting both time and attention to their concerns. I have been a successful orthopaedic surgeon for many years by understanding that both surgical and conservative options can provide excellent outcomes."

Dr. Leo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Kansas / School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Internship Hospital
    University Kans

    Completed in 1978

  • Residency Hospital
    University Kans

    Completed in 1982

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Orth Hospital

    Completed in 1983

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement