Dr. Peter E. Krumins, MD

Dr. Peter E. Krumins, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 57 years old

I enjoy solving complex surgical problems to help individuals regain function and return to the activities they love.Read more

Puget Sound Orthopaedics
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Peter E. Krumins, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with extensive experience in foot and ankle reconstruction, joint replacement and sports medicine. He enjoys using his hands and his mind to help individuals regain function and return to the activities they love. Dr. Krumins completed a fellowship in sports medicine, served as a foot and ankle visiting scholar at Harborview Medical Center and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. His extensive training and experience allows him to successfully treat difficult problems, including restoration of function following a failed surgical intervention. Dr. Krumins enjoys participating in sports and activities with his three children. He is an avid snow skiier, both cross- and back-country. He also rides road bicycles and races mountain bikes and cyclocross (Category 2).Read more

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I enjoy solving complex surgical problems to help individuals regain function and return to the activities they love.Read more

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in Chehalis WA |
He was instrumental in the saving of my leg. His expertise and kindness made a very scary time much, much better.
in Gig Harbor, WA |
Had foot surgery three years ago by Dr. Krumins. Pleasant Dr. but question his surgical skills because the treatment totally failed. I'm in the process of researching the best foot surgeon I can find in the Seattle/Tacoma area who can rectify my condition.
Tacoma, WA |
Didn't feel like Dr. Krumins was really paying attention to me when I was in the exam room and felt like I was rushed each time I was there. This was my second surgery but my first with Dr. Krumins. I can definitely tell the difference between the two. I still have pain and problems with my foot since the surgery and it's been over a year. I have had no problems with my other foot that was done by a different orthopedic surgeon three years ago.
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I enjoy solving complex surgical problems to help individuals regain function and return to the activities they love.

Dr. Krumins' Care Philosophy

Peter E. Krumins, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with extensive experience in foot and ankle reconstruction, joint replacement and sports medicine. He enjoys using his hands and his mind to help individuals regain function and return to the activities they love. Dr. Krumins completed a fellowship in sports medicine, served as a foot and ankle visiting scholar at Harborview Medical Center and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. His extensive training and experience allows him to successfully treat difficult problems, including restoration of function following a failed surgical intervention. Dr. Krumins enjoys participating in sports and activities with his three children. He is an avid snow skiier, both cross- and back-country. He also rides road bicycles and races mountain bikes and cyclocross (Category 2).

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  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Washington not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Washington

    Graduated in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Harborview Medical Center

    Completed in 1995

    University of Chicago

    Completed in 1994

  • Undergraduate School
    Yale University

    Graduated in 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Latvian
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • ACL Surgery
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Bone Grafting
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • 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 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
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection