Dr. Michael Lauffenburger, MD

Dr. Michael Lauffenburger, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
(44)
Save
Dr. Michael Lauffenburger, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, and more.

170 Kimel Park Dr

Winston Salem, NC 27103

Contact Information

(336) 768-1270

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Lauffenburger

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Lauffenburger's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Lauffenburger's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

3  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
Less
Read Less

39  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Replacement
Less
Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Ky Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lauffenburger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lauffenburger does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lauffenburger and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Lauffenburger's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lauffenburger to family and friends
44 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Lauffenburger'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

Patient Comments (22)

Dr. Lauffenburger is the best! He has such a pleasant demeanor, talks to you so that you understand the medical issues, spends time with you so you don't feel like he's rushing to get to the next patient, values your comments and feelings, and then gives you the best course of action. He doesn't...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
My experience with Dr Lauffenburger was excellent. He immediately put me at ease with his demeanor. I appreciated that he listened as I shared my situation and then diagnosed what he thought was going on with my shoulder. I would not hesitate to recommend him.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Yes, I would definitely recommend Dr. Lauffenburger to my family and friends! I went to get a second opinion and feel like he understood the importance of correcting the health issue I have. Even though nothing has been decided yet on the course of action to take, I feel because of my visit to Dr....more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Lauffenburger is the best! He is very professional and personable, thorough in his examinations and easy to talk with. I highly recommend him!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Very good and thorough doct. He providesa calming effect on his patient. I have all faith in him. Very professional.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Lauffenburger
Are you Dr. Lauffenburger?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Sports Medicine
(47)
Sports Medicine
(29)
Sports Medicine
(16)
Sports Medicine
(27)
Sports Medicine
(4)
Sports Medicine
(6)
Sports Medicine
(73)
Family Medicine
(46)
Sports Medicine
(44)
Sports Medicine
(12)