Dr. John Krause, MD

Dr. John Krause, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. John Krause, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

14825 N Outer 40 Rd Ste 200

Chesterfield, MO 63017

Contact Information

(314) 336-2555

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 94% of peers
Limb Pain
more than 87% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Krause's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Krause "A Leader in Lower Extremity Surgery John O. Krause, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in disorders of the lower extremity — knee, ankle, and foot Completed a 9-year military service commitment in the U.S. Air Force Deployments to Iraq and Turkey Dr. Krause was the only orthopedic lower extremity subspecialist in the Air Force getting referrals from bases worldwide Author on numerous peer-reviewed articles published on a variety of foot and ankle disorders Military Service U.S. Air Force Academy, Cadet, 1982-1986 U.S. Air Force Reserve, Lieutenant, 1986-1990 U.S. Air Force Reserve, Captain, 1990-1996 Scott AFB, Il., Major, 1996-2000 Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB,Tx., Lt. Colonel, 2000-2005 Deputy Chief, Orthopedic Clinic Chief, Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Service Outstanding Educator Award, 2003-2004 Affiliations and Memberships American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons St. Louis Orthopedic Society Missouri State Orthopedic Association Missouri Medical Association More Information about Dr. Krause Exceptional Training-5 Year Orthopedic Surgery Training plus one year concentrated lower extremity training State of the art treatment for variety of knee, ankle, and foot disorders with knowledge of entire lower extremity pathology and mechanics "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krause "Mobility is the one thing that allows you to participate in all activities of daily life. My practice is geared toward helping each patient meet their mobility goals. In my orthopedic practice, I treat a variety of orthopedic conditions that affect a patient's mobility, from bunions and hammertoes to ankle fractures to patellar tendonitis to arthritis of the hip. Along with my staff, Team Mobility, my goal is to restore pain-free mobility to all of our patients, regardless of level of activity."

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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20  Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Barnes Hosp Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Barnes -Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Lower Extremity Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krause has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krause's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krause to family and friends
47 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

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Dr. Krause'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 (10)

Dr Krause has always been wonderful to deal with! I have seen him for various issues with my feet over the years and he has always given me the best advice. He is open, friendly and honest on what he believes to be the best course of action. He listens to my concerns and offers me options on how to...more
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I was born with club feet and had surgery as a kid. As I got into my 40's my feet started to turn back in and made it so it was very painful to walk. After consulting with several of the best foot docs in town, I went with Dr. Krause. He performed surgery, fusing joints, realigning my heel and...more
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I immediately liked Dr. Krause. Surgery was the third option he offered to try to correct the situation after PT and orthotics. Went the surgical route (PTT). Now 4 months out, the results are as expected. As I said, I like Krause. That does not mean you will. If you come prepared with questions...more
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Doesn’t have a mind of his own. Does what he’s told by bigger insurance companies. Totally messed up my previous surgery.
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Dr Krause's first priority is NOT his patients. He will NOT see you if you were in an accident and there may possibly be third party insurance involved, regardless if you have your own insurance.
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