Lees Summit Orthopedic Surgeons
- 14 Board certified
- 5 Award winners
- 80 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.4 stars
- Average wait time is 18.4 minutes
What are Orthopedic Surgery Specialists?
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
Some common procedures performed by orthopaedic surgeons are:
- Knee arthroscopy
- Shoulder arthroscopy
- Carpal tunnel release
- Knee replacement
- Hip replacement
- Repair of rotator cuff tendon
- Repair of femoral neck fracture
- Removal of support implant
- Lumbar spinal fusion
- Ankle fracture repair
The area of Lees Summit, MO has a population of approximately 288,447 people. There are 23 orthopedic surgeons near Lees Summit, which gives it a ratio of 1 orthopedic surgeon per 12,541 residents or a ratio of 1 orthopedic surgeon per 4,741 households. There are 109,041 households in Lees Summit.