Dr. Cris D Barnthouse MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Cris Barnthouse is an orthopedic surgeon in Leawood, Kansas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute and St. Luke Hospital and Living Center. He received his medical degree from University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute and one of 5 at St. Luke Hospital and Living Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

Are you Dr. Barnthouse? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute
High performing in Orthopedics

St. Luke Hospital and Living Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Kansas School of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1981–1986

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1986–1987

University of Kansas School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Jones fractures in the elite football player.
Low, K., Noblin, J.D., Browne, J.E., Barnthouse, C.D., Scott, A.R.

The influence of MRI on treatment decisions regarding knee injuries.
Alioto, R. J., Browne, J. E., Barnthouse, C. D., Scott, A. R.

Complete rupture of the distal semimembranosus complex in a professional athlete.
Alioto, R. J., Browne, J. E., Barnthouse, C. D., Scott, A. R.


Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Orthopedic Surgeons

See all Orthopedic Surgeons near Leawood, KS See all Orthopedic Surgeons in Kansas

Best Orthopedics Hospitals

  1. #1
    New York, NY
  2. #2
    Rochester, MN
  3. #3
    Cleveland, OH

See Full Rankings

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.