Dr. Ravindra Shitut, MD

Dr. Ravindra Shitut, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ravindra Shitut, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Toplwala National Medical College University Of Bombay in 1975 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

11125 Dunn Rd Ste 301

Saint Louis, MO 63136

Contact Information

(314) 439-1292

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Toplwala National Medical College University Of Bombay
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • St. Francis Regional Medical Center/University Of Kansas School Of Medicine In Wichita
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rancho Los Amigos Hospital-University Of Southern California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shitut has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shitut's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shitut to family and friends
3.9
based on 16 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Shitut's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in St Louis, MO
Excellent bedside manner. Thorough and compassionate. Made me feel comfortable. No need for surgery at this time which was a blessing. Recognized my pain and treated me effectively. By the time I left his office my greatest fears were calmed. A true professional. Charming man with a great smile....more
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in Lake St Louis, MO
Doctor Shitut is very kind man he put me at ease at a time where I was very troubled and he also gave me time to make my mind up. Serious he asked me a very good question ask yourself if you can you live with the pain? Yes I would recommend Dr.Shitut. Thanks Debra Beecher
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in St Louis, MO
Had a appointment they didn't tell me I needed to bring anything when I get here they tell me I need X-rays and all kinds of stuff very very rude office will not go back
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in Bunker Hill, IL
I had lower back surgery 2 years ago. At that time I had maybe 30% of the strength in my legs. I now have full mobility back and it relieved a majority of the pain. If I was judging his jokes he would not get 5 stars. Bottom line is I am having him operate on my neck this month so that's the...more
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in Imperial, MO
Dr Shittut did back surgery on me 6 years ago in August 2011. I am still without pain and I am thrilled with the outcome. He performed a lamination and that gave me relief. I lived his dry sense of humor and caring when he gave me a cortisone shot. He would always say he was sorry. I highly...more
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