Dr. Laura J. Prokuski, MD

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Dr. Laura J. Prokuski, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Female

Sonoran Orthopedic Trauma Surgeons 3126 N Civic Center Plz, Scottsdale, AZ 85251 Get Directions
(480) 874-2040

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An injury will change your life. Pain, confusion, inability to care for yourself and family are all common after an...   Read More

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      Hello,

      Thank you for your review!

      If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact my office at (480) 874-2040 or visit our website at:

      www.sonoranorthotrauma.com

      Sincerely,

      Dr. Laura Prokuski, M.D.

      in Orlando, FL |
      Dr. Prokuski and staff are always prompt and professional.
      in Walkertown, NC |
      Dr. Prokuski, thank you for everything.
      in Scottsdale, AZ |
      In my opinion Dr. Laura Prokuski is the best doctor in the world!
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      I am completely satisfied with the care provided to me.
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      Well, I was scared at first but my experience was okay. Everyone was nice!
      in Scottsdale, AZ |
      Very nice staff! Loved the shirts with the 'I found this humerus remark.
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      Very happy with my recovery and care both in the hospital and out.
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
      • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
      • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
      • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
      • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
      • Orthopedic Fracture Care
      • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
      • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
      • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
      • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Ankylosing Spondylitis
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Broken Arm
      • Broken Neck
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Chondrocalcinosis
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • Coccygeal Pain
      • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Femur Fracture
      • Foot Conditions
      • Foot Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Contracture
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hip Fracture
      • Hip Pointer Injuries
      • Hip Sprain
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Fracture
      • Knee Sprain
      • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Lupus
      • Marfan Syndrome
      • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteopenia
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pelvic Fracture
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rib Fracture
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Scapular Fracture
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylitis
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Sternum Fracture
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
      • Wrist Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
      • Arm Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel 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
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Elbow Replacement
      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Excision of Femur or Knee
      • Excision of Radius or Ulna
      • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
      • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee Surgery
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Point Injection

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia

        Graduated in 1992

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Maryland Medical System

        Completed in 1998

      • Residency Hospital
        U Iowa Hosp

        Completed in 1997

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Radams Cowley Shock Ctr

        Completed in 1998

      • Undergraduate School
        Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

        Graduated in 1988

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Prokuski'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
      • Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Prokuski's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Prokuski's Care Philosophy

      An injury will change your life. Pain, confusion, inability to care for yourself and family are all common after an injury. My goal is to limit the amount of short and long term disability that will result after your injury. I am an experienced orthopedic trauma surgeon and have skills and resources to be able to select the right treatment plan for you so you can get back to your life as soon as possible.

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      Dr. Prokuski says...

      Hello,

      Thank you for your review!

      If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact my office at (480) 874-2040 or visit our website at:

      www.sonoranorthotrauma.com

      Sincerely,

      Dr. Laura Prokuski, M.D.