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Specializes in Orthopedic Sports Medicine • Male

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Dr. Luker's Experience

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Procedures Dr. Luker Performs

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
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Hospital Quality

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St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
2635 North 7th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Community Hospital
2021 North 12th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

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Appointments & Offices

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ROCKY MOUNTAIN ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES
ROCKY MOUNTAIN ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES
627 25 1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81505
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    Dr. Luker's Experience

    Dr. Luker's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
    • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Glenoid Labrum Repair
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Cartilage Implantation
    • Knee Cartilage Repair
    • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Knee Tendon Repair
    • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Reconstruction
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Stabilizations
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Bursitis
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Ligament Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Injuries
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Injuries of the Knee
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Raymond & Ruth Perelman Sch Of Med At Univ Of Pa
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Utah Health Sciences Center
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    University Utah Hosp/Clin
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Utah Hosp/Clin
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Cornell University
    Graduated in 1987

    Other Education

    Ao Trauma
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Luker & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Luker's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center

    • Community Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Luker

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Luker to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Luker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    same as
    national average

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    ROCKY MOUNTAIN ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES
    627 25 1/2 Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 242-3535 (Office)
    (970) 242-0293 (Fax)
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