Dr. Leesa M Galatz MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Leesa Galatz is an orthopedic surgeon in Saint Louis, Missouri. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children, St. Louis. She received her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Galatz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 36 doctors at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and one of 30 at Shriners Hospitals for Children, St. Louis who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Shoulder Surgery

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 1994

George Washington University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994 - 1998

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 13 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

The efficacy of ultrasound in the diagnosis of long head of the biceps tendon pathology.
Armstrong, A., Teefey, S.A., Wu, T., Clark, A.M., Middleton, W.D., Yamaguchi, K., Galatz, L.M.

Outcome of open reduction and internal fixation of surgical neck nonunions of the humerus.
Galatz, L.M., Williams, G.R., Fenlin, J.M., Ramsey, M.L., Iannotti, J.P.

The outcome and repair integrity of completely arthroscopically repaired large and massive rotator cuff tears.
Galatz, L.M., Ball, C.M., Teefey, S.A., Middleton, W.D., Yamaguchi, K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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