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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Louis Almekinders is Good. Dr. Almekinders has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
Bedside Manner 3.5
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Louis Almekinders, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Contusions
  • Dislocations
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Instability
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendon Injuries (Tendiopathy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Almekinders graduated from Erasmus Universiteit, Rotterdam. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cumulative Trauma Disorders
Tendon Injuries
Tendon Injuries (Tendiopathy)
Best Doctors in America
New Investigator Award
America's Top Physicians
AOSSM Outstanding Service Award


Dr. Almekinders has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Duke University Hospital 
  • Durham Regional Hospital 


  • Dutch
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Louis Cornelis Almekinders MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Louis C. Almekinders practice?
Dr. Louis Almekinders has 1 office location.
Dr. Louis Almekinders practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Durham, NC.
See Durham Surgeons and Durham Orthopedic Surgeons.