Dr. Michael O LaGrone MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Michael LaGrone is an orthopedic surgeon in Amarillo, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist St. Anthony Health System and Northwest Texas Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. LaGrone accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Baptist St. Anthony Health System and one of 11 at Northwest Texas Healthcare System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Clinical Interests: Spine, Thoracic, Adult and Pediatric Spinal Deformity

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Letterman Army Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1983

University of Minnesota
Fellowship, 1986

Letterman Army Medical Center
Internship, General Surgery, 1978–1979

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Comparison of same-day sequential anterior and posterior spinal fusion with delayed two-stage anterior and posterior spinal fusion.
Powell, E. T., Krengel, W. F., King, H. A., Lagrone, M. O.

Derotational analysis of Cotrel-Dubousset instrumentation in idiopathic scoliosis.
Gray, J. M., Smith, B. W., Ashley, R. K., LaGrone, M. O., Mall, J.

The Keller resection arthroplasty: a 13-year experience.
Vallier, G. T., Petersen, S. A., LaGrone, M. O.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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