Dr. David P Kraker MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. David Kraker is an orthopedic surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mercy Hospital and North Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Kraker accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Mercy Hospital and one of 14 at North Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Clinical Interests: Bone Plates

Hospital Affiliation

North Memorial Medical Center

Unity Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Mercy Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Loyola University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1982–1988

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 10 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Local health department 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccination clinics-CDC staffing model comparison and other best practices.
Porter, D., Hall, M., Hartl, B., Raevsky, C., Peacock, R., Kraker, D., Walls, S., Brink, G.

Survivorship analysis of VSP spine instrumentation in the treatment of thoracolumbar and lumbar burst fractures.
Ebelke, D. K., Asher, M. A., Neff, J. R., Kraker, D. P.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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