Dr. Keith Bridwell, MD

Dr. Keith Bridwell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Keith Bridwell, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 6A

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 747-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Scoliosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Spine Deformities
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Bridwell'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bridwell "Since 1982, Dr. Bridwell has devoted his career to patients needing complex reconstructive spine surgery: http://www.bridwell-spinal-deformity.com"

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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6  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Rush Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bridwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bridwell's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bridwell to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Bridwell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

I am 31 now, but I started seeing Dr. Bridwell when I was about 16-17 years old. I had scoliosis and needed a spinal fusion. At late 17, Dr. Bridwell performed my surgery and I was very happy with my results. I still have pain but I am now able to sit or stand without major pain, unlike before. My...more
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Dr Bridwell is very thorough & staff is great!Receptionst nurses all very good!
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I have been a patient of Dr. Bridwell's for 7 years. He performed a lumbar laminectomy and spinal fusion on me in May of 2010. He and every member of his staff are professional and extraordinarily proficient. I can recommend Dr. Bridwell without reservation.
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After another surgeon had thoroughly messed up my wife's spinal surgery, Dr. Bridwell agreed to tackle the problem. As a surgical nurse herself, my wife was particularly attentive to all the pre-op and post-op procedures by Dr. Bridwell's team. As a retired fighter pilot, I, too, was interested in...more
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Dr. Bridwell has treated my daughter for 4 years. She has had multiple surgeries for rod adjustments in her back (scoliosis). We could not be more grateful for Dr. Bridwell's skills and caring. He has done fabulously with her incisions, making the scar as minimal as possible. We moved out of state...more
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