Dr. Russell Kraeger, MD

Dr. Russell Kraeger, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Russell Kraeger, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

12700 Southfork Rd

Saint Louis, MO 63128

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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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Port Placements or Replacements
more than 81% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
more than 81% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 55% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

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  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Russell Kraeger, MD
Dr Kraeger took very good care of me at St. Anthony's Hospital. He is an excellent doctor and I trust him totally!
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