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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Laprade, Complex Knee Specialist is Excellent. Dr. Laprade has been reviewed by 32 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Laprade, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain (Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Laprade graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 7 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Vail, CO
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Laprade has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview 
  • Vail Valley Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert F Laprade MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Robert F. Laprade practice?
Dr. Robert Laprade has 1 office location.
Dr. Robert Laprade practices Sports Medicine near Vail, CO.
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