Dr. Stewart Kerr, MD

Dr. Stewart Kerr, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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52 y/o
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Dr. Stewart Kerr, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic fracture care, and more.Read his story

Anchorage Office

2741 Debarr Rd Ste C214

Anchorage, AK 99508
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

Background Check

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Dr. Kerr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kerr treats Fracture more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kerr treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
Femur Fracture
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kerr treats Femur Fracture more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Kerr treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Herniated Disc Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kerr performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Kerr performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy

Dr. Kerr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Replacement
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteopenia
Paracentesis
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Synvisc® Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

"MANAGE PATIENTS LIKE YOU WOULD IF FAMILY"

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Thomas Jefferson University (Neurosurgical and Ortho Spine Surgery)
Fellowship Hospital
Ucsf Fresno
Fellowship Hospital
Naval Medical Center San Diego
Residency Hospital
Naval Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1998
Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
Medical School
Department Of Defense Tropical Medicine Course
Naval Undersea Medical Institute
U.S. Navy Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine
1998

Awards

Dr. Kerr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kerr

4.9

Based on 67 reviews

5 Stars
95.5223880597015%
(64)
4 Stars
2.985074626865672%
(2)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
1.492537313432836%
(1)

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Thank You Lord! I am so grateful to God for this caring, kind, & compassionate doctor. After an emergency room visit in January 2018, I followed up with Dr. Kerr, he gave an honest assessment; answering all my questions. Later in January I was denied access to the bus via ramp twice, causing severe...Read More
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I was involved in a very serious T-bone accident at the end of July 2018. Dr. Kerr was my after care manage for fractured hip. 4 months after accident I was in for my scheduled follow up to verify hip was fully healed. Dr. Kerr asked if I had further concerns and I mentioned I would be doing...Read More
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Though I don't remember my first encounter, I met Dr Kerr in the ER after being struck head-on by pickup truck while on a motorcycle. I have been an ICU and ER nurse for 21 years, but never expected to be on the receiving end of the work I do. In my opinion, he has proved himself an...Read More
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I was very pleased with Dr. Kerr‘s bedside manner and willingness to explain every detail in depth can’t enough good about Dr. Kerr and his entire staff orthopedic research clinic
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(907) 313-8627
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 10:00am
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
ODS Health Plan
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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