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Dr. George Paletta Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
3.8 (33)
Map Pin Small Kirkwood, MO
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. George Paletta Jr, MD

Dr. George Paletta Jr, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Kirkwood, MO. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Paletta Jr an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Paletta Jr works at Performance Sports Medicine Institute in Kirkwood, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Elbow Sprain and Joint Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Paletta Jr's Office Locations

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    Performance Sports Medicine Institute
    333 S Kirkwood Rd Ste 200, Kirkwood, MO 63122 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (314) 392-5045
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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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.
Elbow Sprain
Joint Pain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Chondromalacia
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Knee Ligament Tears
Meniscus Tear
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tear
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Arthrocentesis
Knee Arthroscopy
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Steroid Injection
AC Joint Injury
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
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Herniated Disc
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Knee Dislocation
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Epicondylitis
Miner's Knee
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Scapular Fracture
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Osteophyte
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
ACL Surgery
Biceps Tendon Repair
Carpal Tunnel Release
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Joint Drainage
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Meniscus Surgery
Menisectomy
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Patellar Tendon Repair
Peripheral Nerve Block
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Separated Shoulder Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Somatic Nerve Block
Tommy John Surgery
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
Wound Repair
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    3.8
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    About Dr. George Paletta Jr, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1497720825
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. George Paletta Jr, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Paletta Jr is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Paletta Jr has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Paletta Jr works at Performance Sports Medicine Institute in Kirkwood, MO. View the full address on Dr. Paletta Jr’s profile.

    Dr. Paletta Jr has seen patients for Elbow Sprain and Joint Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Paletta Jr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    33 patients have reviewed Dr. Paletta Jr. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Paletta Jr.

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