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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kurt Von Rueden, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Von Rueden has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 2.9
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kurt Von Rueden, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Scoliosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Von Rueden graduated from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)


Dr. Von Rueden has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Austin Surgical Hospital 
  • Seton Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Kurt W Von Rueden MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 29 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kurt W. Von Rueden practice?
Dr. Kurt Von Rueden has 6 office locations.
Dr. Kurt Von Rueden practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Austin, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Round Rock, TX.
See Austin Orthopedic Surgeons.