Dr. Venu Vemuri, DO

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Dr. Venu Vemuri, DO


Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery | Male

Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic 4130 Dutchmans Ln Ste 300, Louisville, KY 40207 Get Directions
(502) 897-1794

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Dr. Vemuri specializes in Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery and practices in Louisville, KY. He practices at 1 location.

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    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (4)
in Louisville, KY |
Dr. Vemuri was FANTASTIC!! I was having intense pain in my left leg as well as numbness. The MRI revealed a herniated disc at L4-L5. Dr. Vemuri's staff quickly arranged for an appointment and I was very confident in going forward with a discectomy after meeting with him. The surgery went very well, my pain was instantly eliminated and I'm back to life as usual! I highly recommend Dr. Vemuri, his staff is very helpful and overall it was a great experience.
in Taylorsville |
Dr. Vemuri (and Dr. Goodin) was the only doctor that actually bothered to determine the cause of my pain. He explained what needed to be done in detail and performed the operation about 1 week later. It's been 3 weeks and the pain is gone and I haven't felt this good in 3 years. I highly recommend Dr. Vemuri to anyone he's the best you'll find. All the Dr's at Louisville Orthopedic are top notch. The staff treated me like I was their only patient. I'm very happy.
in Louisville, KY |
Dr Vemuri has being seeing and treating my mother for the past few years. He is a wonderful listener and is very caring with her. She has a very complex spine problem and he has spent a good amount of time going over the options and making sure she understands all the available treatments. We are grateful to have found him!
in Louisville, KY |
I waited two hours to see him and, when I did, he seemed completely indifferent. It was like pulling teeth to get him to describe my issues in any detail whatsoever. He was basically trying to turn patients out as quickly as possible to make more money. He is the worst specialist I have seen. Also, his office staff is heinous and nasty. I asked to speak with a manager and they hung up on me, and refused to answer when I called back. Unacceptable.
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Dr. Vemuri's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy


  • Medical School
    Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    Midwestern University-St. James Olympia Fields

    Completed in 2003

  • Residency Hospital
    Midwestern University-St. James Olympia Fields, Orthopedic Surgery

    Completed in 2007

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Spine Fellow, Leatherman Spine Center, Louisville, Ky

    Completed in 2008

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Wisconsin Madison Post Baccalaureate Studies-Pre Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Spinal Sensory Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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