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David Kruger, MD

90.2% Patient Satisfaction based on 258 ratings

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4.51
Based on 258 ratings
5 stars (175)
67.8%
4 stars (57)
22.1%
3 stars (13)
5.0%
2 stars (8)
3.1%
1 star (5)
1.9%
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About David Kruger:

Dr. David Kruger is an orthopedic surgeon with Advanced Orthopedics New England. He is an attending physician at St. Francis Hospital, Medical Director of the Spine Institute of Connecticut, and an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

Dr. Kruger received his doctorate in medicine at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago and completed his postgraduate training at the Henry Ford Hospital and University of Michigan, Biomechanics, Trauma and Sports Medicine Laboratory. He completed his spinal surgery fellowship at the State University of New York, Health Science Center. Dr. Kruger is a specialist in spinal surgery.


Education

Undergraduate: College of Arts and Sciences, Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois, 1979

Medical School: Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois, 1983

Residency: Orthopedic Surgery Resident, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit Michigan, 1989

Fellowship: Orthopedic Surgery Research Fellow, The University of Michigan, Biomechanics, Trauma and Sports Medicine Laboratory, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1987
Spinal Surgery Fellow, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, State University of New York, Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY, 1990


Professional Appointments

  • Associate Attending Staff, St. Francis Hospital Medical and Dental Staff in the Department of Orthopedics, Hartford, CT, 1990 – present
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, 1990 – present


Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Connecticut Orthopedic Society
Connecticut State Medical Society
Department of Orthopedic Surgery at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Hartford County Medical Association
North American Spine Society
St. Francis Physicians Health Organization
AOA Medical School Honor Society


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David Kruger, MD Reviews (185)

Office Visit / Follow-up

Very patient!

Office Visit / Follow-up

Visit too short.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Nice setting. Staff was very helpful, nice. Wait time was impeccable. Doctor took his time with me explained what needs to be done to make my diagnosis better.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr. Kruger has great bedside manner and was very good at answering all my questions. This office is very professional and I'm quite happy with the services provided.

Lumbar Disc

Dr. Kruger was on-time, straight to the point and thorough.

Office Visit / Follow-up

This surgery is extremely important and quite difficult. Dr. Kruger's knowledge and professionalism puts me in a very high state of trust allowing me to go through with the procedure.

Treatment / Procedure

Doctor spent a great amount of time to answer my questions and those of my family.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr. Kruger's diagnosis was precise and recommendations were clear.

Office Visit / Follow-up

The staff at Enfield always pleasant to work with.

Office Visit / Follow-up

I felt comfortable with Dr. Kruger. He understood my pain as it relates to the job and suggested core strengthening routine should be included in the current therapy sessions offered by the job.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Was able to get an appointment quickly. Had a virtual visit with Dr. Kruger who was fantastic and through during the visit. I felt that he really was listening to what I had to say.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr Kruger was fantastic. Very sympathetic & understanding.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Very knowledgeable personnel and always attentive to my overall health and always answer all my questions

Virtual Visit / Telemedicine

Dr. Kruger explained my test results and took time to discuss treatment options. I appreciate his candor in weighing pros and cons of each potential treatment.

Lumbar Disc

Over highly satisfied with the level of professionalism, courtesy and experience. I appreciate the straightforwardness of the doctor and medical team regarding my surgery.

Treatment / Procedure

On time and very helpful and pleasant staff. Explained every aspect of procedures and therapy related. Very knowledgeable and easy to talk with. [Single best thing is...] Experience and ability to feel my pain.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr. Kruger explained everything thoroughly to me.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Our telemed visit went very well. Dr. Kruger went over all my tests and explained the problem areas and what can be done to help me. Very satisfied with the process.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Asked for next steps for treatment of my condition and received useful alternatives and guidance.

Shoulder Surgery

Doctor was clear on explaining upcoming surgery and answered all my questions. He put me at ease.