Dr. Larry Walton, MD

Dr. Larry Walton, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Larry Walton, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Kalamazoo, MI and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1970 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

2490 S 11th St Ste 201

Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Contact Information

(269) 343-1535

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 98% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Walton'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. Walton "Our growing and dynamic clinic prides itself as the first orthopedic practice in Southwest Michigan. Borgess Orthopedics physicians and staff strive to provide you with the highest quality orthopedic care possible and treat each individual with the utmost respect and dignity. To us, your recovery is just as important as your treatment. Our goal is quality results and your satisfaction."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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26  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Santa Clara Vly Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Borgess Bronson Meth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walton's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walton to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Walton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

One word sums up Doc Walton, GREAT!!!!!
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His bedside manner may not be all warm and fuzzy but he is excellent at what you pay him to do, hand surgery. This is the most important reason to see any physician.
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He was condescending and rude. When I explained that I was still in pain, he flat out told me that his 36 years of experience told me I was not. I would never go to him again.
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When asked if other autoimmune conditions would interfer with surgery said no. Poor bedside manner when returned for follow-up hand edematous and in pain. Tech proceeded to tell me what I did wrong and Dr Walton raised his voice saying Listen to me. I thought I was the patient and he needed to...more
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Been a while, but I got the impression that this Dr. Just did not care.
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