Dr. Krause

Lower Extremity Surgery

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

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(314) 336-2555
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A Leader in Lower Extremity Surgery

  • John O. Krause, MD is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in disorders of the lower extremity including the knee, ankle, and foot.
  • Completed a 9-year military service commitment in the U.S. Air Force including deployments to Iraq and Turkey. Additionally, John O. Krause, MD was the only orthopedic lower extremity subspecialist in the Air Force getting referrals from bases worldwide.
  • John O. Krause, MD is the author of numerous peer-reviewed articles published on a variety of foot and ankle disorders.


  • BS, United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1986
  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1990
  • Orthopedic Residency, Barnes Jewish Hospital & Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
  • Lower Extremity Fellowship, Baylor University, Dallas, Texas

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, Texas, 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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