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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Lauffenburger is Excellent. Dr. Lauffenburger has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Lauffenburger, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Orthopedic Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Lauffenburger graduated from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He has 7 awards.

Deans List
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Winston Salem, NC
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Lauffenburger has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Forsyth Medical Center 
  • Medical Park Hospital 


  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael David Lauffenburger MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Michael D. Lauffenburger practice?
Dr. Michael Lauffenburger has 1 office location.
Dr. Michael Lauffenburger practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Charlotte, NC.
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