Dr. Kevin Schoenfelder, MD

Dr. Kevin Schoenfelder, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
66 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kevin Schoenfelder, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

Franciscan Orthopedic Associates at St. Francis

1608 S J St Fl 4

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

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

2  Procedures

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Minnesota School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of California at San Francisco Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Hong Kong
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schoenfelder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schoenfelder to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Schoenfelder'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 (6)

In general, I would recommend Dr. Schoenfelder. He is very knowledgeable and really took the time to help me understand my back issues MAjor issue: their office policy is to not prescribe pain meds (to anyone). They require you to get them from your primary care doc. My primary care doc implied...more
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I had an appointment with Schoenfelder. Instead, of the surgeon coming in to review the mri and xrays, Brend Lee, ARNP reviewed the images and gave medical information and advice. I was thinking to myself, what the heck is this? The surgeon can't meet with the patient? I was not comfortable with...more
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My husband had quite an extensive neck surgery that involved 8 vertebraes. Dr Schoenfelder has been a lifesaver in getting him back to functioning at a high level without living with pain. I would highly recommend him and his professional team of experts. He really emphasizes promoting good posture...more
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Dr Schoenfelder operated on my lower back more than a decade ago. His protocol back then was to do everything he could to avoid the operation which I followed but in the end he determined that the surgery was necessary. I too was seen my his PA many times for my appointments, my experiences with...more
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Dr. Schoenfelder performed my surgery in 2011 and my husband's in 2016. Before my surgery, I was having so much leg pain that I could hardly walk. Nothing eased the pain. I decided I couldn't put off surgery. Waking up, my first words were "there's no more leg pain!" I was walking around...more
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