Dr. Steven Traina, MD

Dr. Steven Traina, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Steven Traina, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Illinois Medical Center in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

1830 Franklin St Ste 450

Denver, CO 80218

Contact Information

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Traina performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
normal
more than 72% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Traina's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Traina "I have an intensive background in sports medicine and the care of sports injuries, and I take pride in helping my patients get back to what they love doing most."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

20  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

17  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Central College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University of Illinois Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Traina has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Traina's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Traina to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Traina's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Traina replaced both of my knees...11 years apart. My first experience was so much better than I expected; I returned to work within 3 weeks. My second experience was even better than the first and, although I was 11 years older, I returned to work in less than three weeks. I'd recommend him to...more
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I went to Dr. Trains experiencing severe pain in my left knee. He took X-rays, sent me for a CAT scan and saw me back in his office within two days. After studying the data he told me my kneecap was broken. He told me to use crutches and keep all my weight off my leg. I went out, bought crutches...more
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I am writing to express my gratitude for the treatment I received under the care of Dr. Trainer and staff. As a gratified recipient of shoulder surgeries, I highly recommend Dr. Trainer to anyone in need of an Orthopedic Surgeon.
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