Dr. Lawrence Kriegshauser, MD

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Dr. Lawrence Kriegshauser, MD
Dr. Kriegshauser is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who received his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He completed an internship at St. Johns Mercy Medical Center. Dr. Kriegshauser served a residency at Washington University Medical School. He completed a fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and musculoskeletal oncology. He specializes in total joint replacements and complex revision total replacements, sports medicine and musculoskeletal oncology. Dr. Kriegshauser enjoys playing golf and skiing

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Dr. Kriegshauser's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in St Louis, MO |
He refused to acknowledge my botched surgery resulting in second surgery 9 months later leaving me with neuropathy. First surgery left me bruised from top of my hip, down my outer thigh plus a bruise on my inner thigh from top to bottom. He lied in my chart downplaying my complaints and concerns. Xrays show stem was put in slanted. 6 years later I still walk with a cane. Just had other hip replaced (by different surgeon) (no bruises) recovery is slow as I don't have a strong hip for support.
in Wentzville, MO |
Did a great job on my knee replacement. It hurt like hell, but 6 weeks later it was great!!!!!!!
in Saint Louis, MO |
Dr. Kriegshauser is an excellent surgeon who took the time to explain my upcoming surgery. He is very dedicated to treating complex issues and I would highly recommend him for hip replacement and reconstruction surgery. He is a perfectionist - just what every patient wants in a surgeon!
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Dr. Kriegshauser is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who received his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He completed an internship at St. Johns Mercy Medical Center. Dr. Kriegshauser served a residency at Washington University Medical School. He completed a fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and musculoskeletal oncology. He specializes in total joint replacements and complex revision total replacements, sports medicine and musculoskeletal oncology. Dr. Kriegshauser enjoys playing golf and skiing

Dr. Kriegshauser'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 Missouri not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Internship Hospital
    St. John's Mercy Medical Center
  • Residency Hospital
    Washington University In St. Louis School Of Medicine
  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic