Dr. Walter Virkus, MD

Dr. Walter Virkus, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Walter Virkus, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic trauma surgery.

1801 Senate Blvd Ste 535

Indianapolis, IN 46202

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

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Dr. Virkus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Femur Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Virkus treats Femur Fracture more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Virkus treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Knee Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Virkus treats Knee Fracture more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Virkus treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Virkus treats Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Virkus treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture

Dr. Virkus' conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • 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 Sprain
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Nonunion Surgery
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Osteotomy
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are commited to the care of injured patients across Indiana

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Mt Sinai School Of Med
Residency Hospital
University Of MD Med Sys
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of Florida, Gainesville
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Hospital For Special Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Shock Trauma Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
2000
1999
1999
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Virkus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Virkus

3.8

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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