Dr. Richard Lutz, DO

Dr. Richard Lutz, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Lutz, DO is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Austin, TX. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Lutz is affiliated with St. David's North Austin Medical Center and St. David's Medical Center.

Texas Orthopedics Sports and Rehabilitation Associates

4700 Seton Center Pkwy Ste 200

Austin, TX 78759
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Tricare

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Dr. Lutz's Experience

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


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture


  • Spine Surgery

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.


  • Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lutz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. David's North Austin Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement

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Dr. Lutz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lutz to family and friends
based on 14 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Lutz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Leander, TX |
I met with Dr. Lutz to be examined for the cause of my chronic back pain. He was very thorough and took the time to review my X-rays with me, discuss my issues, and patiently answer all of my questions. Exceptional care.
in Round Rock, TX |
Dr. Lutz is a nice man. Easy to talk to to, He did my spine surgery and I had few complications, but I don't have anyone else to compare him to.
in Leander, TX |
I feel completely confident with Dr Lutz care. He puts you at ease with his bedside manner. I feel lucky to have had him do my surgery
in Austin, TX |
I have been a patient of his since 1995; saw him the first time for a car accident/knee injury. through the years I have had to go back for various knee issues and even had my son visit with him for a knee injury. I am and have always been very pleased with his attention to detail and the hospitality that I have received from his office.
TX |
I consulted with Dr. Richard Lutz for my shoulder and back pain. I had one of the horrible experience with him. He didn’t even take time to listen to the issue. He looked at X-ray and provided impossible and unbelievable issues for my symptom. He didnt provide with enough information and education even after asking. In addition to the improper diagnosis, he charged me 3 times what I paid in another good hospital. His prescribed pain reliever ended up upsetting my stomach. I consulted with anothe
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lutz accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Tricare

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Hospitals where Dr. Lutz has admitting privileges

St. David's North Austin Medical Center
12221 North Mopac Expressway
Austin, TX 78758
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St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
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