Dr. Walter Braunohler, MD

Dr. Walter Braunohler, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Walter Braunohler, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

4100 Lake Dr SE Ste 300

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Contact Information

(616) 267-8860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
very high
more than 92% of peers
Trigger Finger
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger


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8  Procedures

Background Check

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  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Monmouth Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Monmouth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Braunohler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Braunohler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Braunohler to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Braunohler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Braunohler operated on my severely fractured wrist from an accident over 25 years ago. He was able to clean the dirt from the wound and put my shattered wrist back together with an external fixater. It took a few years for me to gain enough strength in my wrist to play sports again and I...more
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