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Dr. Craig Lareau, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.8 (86)
Map Pin Small Springfield, MA
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Craig Lareau, MD

Dr. Craig Lareau, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Springfield, MA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and is affiliated with Baystate Medical Center. Dr. Lareau, completed a residency at Rhode Island Hospital Brown University. Patients rated Dr. Lareau an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Lareau works at Practice in Springfield, MA with other offices in East Longmeadow, MA and Providence, RI. They frequently treat conditions like Ankle Sprains and Strains and Foot Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Lareau's Office Locations

  1. 1
    New England Orthopedic Surgeons
    300 Birnie Ave Ste 201, Springfield, MA 01107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (413) 785-4666
  2. 2
    New England Orthopedic Surgeons
    265 Benton Dr, East Longmeadow, MA 01028 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (413) 785-4666
  3. 3
    Baystate Medical Center
    759 Chestnut St, Springfield, MA 01107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (413) 736-4666
  4. 4
    VA Medical Center
    830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI 02908 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (401) 273-7100
    Monday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Wednesday
    Closed
    Thursday
    Closed
    Friday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Baystate Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Ankle Sprains and Strains
Foot Fracture
Hammer Toe Repair

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Foot Fracture
Hammer Toe Repair
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Fracture
Joint Pain
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Ankle Arthroscopy
Bunion Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Bunion
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Fibular Fracture
Foot Sprain
Limb Pain
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Impingement
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondromalacia
Degenerative Disc Disease
Foot And Ankle Osteophyte
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Ganglion Cyst
Hammer Toe
Hip Tendinitis
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Tibial Fracture
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Arthrocentesis
Excision of Ganglion
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Steroid Injection
AC Joint Injury
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Neck
Bunionette
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Clubfoot
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Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Foot Conditions
Fracture
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Gait Abnormality
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Dislocation
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Epicondylitis
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lupus
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Epicondylitis
Meniscus Tear
Morton's Neuroma
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteopenia
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Piriformis Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tenosynovitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Achilles Tenotomy
Ankle Fusion
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Replacement
Bone and Joint Replacement
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Charcot Reconstruction
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Dislocation Treatment
Foot Dislocation Treatment Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Fracture Care
Joint Drainage
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Synovial Biopsy
Tendon Repair
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wound Repair
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    4.8
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1235399924
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Carolinas Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Rhode Island Hospital Brown University
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Brandeis
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Lareau has seen patients for Ankle Sprains and Strains and Foot Fracture, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lareau on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    86 patients have reviewed Dr. Lareau. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lareau.

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