Dr. Leo Chough, MD

Dr. Leo Chough, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
51 y/o
(5)

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Leo Chough, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician. A total joint specialist, Dr. Chough has a special medical interest in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle; anterior approach total hip arthroplasty; and joint reconstruction of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee. Dr. Chough's philosophy of care is to be humble, caring and always give his best effort. He focuses on patient-centered decision-making, which involves working as a team with each patient to determine his or her best care. Dr. Chough is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and has served as a physician for high school, college and professional sports teams, including the Philadelphia Eagles and Flyers.

Franciscan Orthopedic Associates at St. Joseph

1608 S J St Fl 4

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Chough's Experience

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Dr. Chough'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 Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lower Extremity Trauma
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sever's Disease
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Disorders
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Knee Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University, St Louis
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chough has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chough's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chough to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Chough's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Hospitals where Dr. Chough has admitting privileges

St. Elizabeth Hospital
1455 Battersby Ave
Enumclaw, WA 98022
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St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S J St
Tacoma, WA 98405
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