Dr. Krause

Lower Extremity Surgery

14825 N. Outer Forty Road, Ste 200
Chesterfield, MO 63017

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John O. Krause, MD

Lower Extremity Surgery

A Leader in Lower Extremity Surgery

  • John O. Krause, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in disorders of the lower extremity — knee, ankle, and foot
  • Completed a 9-year military service commitment in the U.S. Air Force
    •   Deployments to Iraq and Turkey
    •   Dr. Krause was the only orthopedic lower extremity
        subspecialist in the Air Force getting referrals from bases worldwide
  • Author on numerous peer-reviewed articles published on a variety of foot and ankle disorders


  • BS, United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs,CO., 1986
  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis,MO., 1990
  • Orthopedic Residency, Barnes Hospital/Washington University, St. Louis,MO.
  • Lower Extremity Fellowship, Baylor University, Dallas,TX.

Military Service

  • U.S. Air Force Academy, Cadet, 1982-1986
  • U.S. Air Force Reserve, Lieutenant, 1986-1990
  • U.S. Air Force Reserve, Captain, 1990-1996
  • Scott AFB, Il., Major, 1996-2000
  • Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB,Tx., Lt. Colonel, 2000-2005
  • Deputy Chief, Orthopedic Clinic
  • Chief, Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Service
  • Outstanding Educator Award, 2003-2004

Affiliations & Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • St. Louis Orthopedic Society
  • Missouri State Orthopedic Association
  • Missouri Medical Association

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