Dr. Thomas Krisztinicz, MD

Dr. Thomas Krisztinicz, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Thomas Krisztinicz, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in McLean, VA. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and spinal cord injury medicine.

8008 Westpark Dr

McLean, VA 22102

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  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
high
more than 80% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 72% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
normal
more than 70% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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9  Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University Of Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • SUNY At Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krisztinicz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Hungarian
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krisztinicz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Krisztinicz

3.4

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
50%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
12.5%
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1 Star
25%
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If I could give him zero stars, I would. He did a terrible job on my spine fusion. My current doctors were stunned when they saw my MRIs. They said his technique was out of date, and that he didn't even decompress my spine. I am now disabled due to the lousy job he did on me. Don't let this guy...Read More
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I would not recommend this Dr. This Dr definitely has a GOD complex. He seemed to get upset with questions regarding procedures he performed in the past and current options he provided to address my current issues. My first encounter with him was positive although I was told he had terrible...Read More
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Honest and up front, did not talk down to me. Made sure hospital staff was treating his patients with respect.
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