Dr. Michael LaGrone, MD

Dr. Michael LaGrone, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Michael LaGrone, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Amarillo, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

1600 S Coulter St Ste B

Amarillo, TX 79106

Contact Information

(806) 354-2529

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 33 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 99% of peers
Spine Deformities
very high
more than 99% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. LaGrone does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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12  Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Letterman Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Twin Cities Scoliosis Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Scottish Rite Children's Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. LaGrone has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. LaGrone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. LaGrone's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. LaGrone to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. LaGrone's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. LaGrone preformed fusion surgery on my lower spine back in 2014. The surgery was a success and I have very little, if any, back pain now. Dr. LaGrone and Kelly, his P.A. and surgical assistant were very caring and professional through the whole procedure. The decision to have back surgery is...more
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Dr. LaGrone and his team are great. They are a caring, highly professional group of specialists. Dr. LaGrone cares about his patients and is an excellent surgeon.
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Would not consider anything I said as valid, talked to dr several times about how I didn't agree with procedure to fix issue.Went ahead and did the procedure, told my wife he would come talk to her in waiting roomafter SPINE SURGERY.never did. Felt exactly the same after procedure. was told to wait...more
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Zero bedside manner and no business whatsoever taking on children as patients. I highly recommend taking your child to a bigger city if they need to see an orthopedic doctor, especially for scoliosis. Most of the staff has been cranky and rude EVERY.SINGLE.INTERACTION. we have had with them. My...more
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