Timothy Graven, DO

SSM HEALTH MEDICAL GROUP

Orthopaedic Surgery

1601 Wentzville Parkway
Suite 117
Wentzville, MO 63385

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Patient Satisfaction

4.6 of 5

Accepts patients ages 18 years and up

Hospital Affiliations

  • SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis
  • SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - St. Charles
  • About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Graven is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with sub-specialty interest in spine surgery. He specializes in non-operative and operative care of the cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral regions of the spine for degenerative disc disease, herniated intervertebral discs, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, trauma, and fracture. Current trends in treatment methods include minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal decompression, spinal fusion, and kyphoplasty, as well as spinal cord stimulation, lumbar epidural steroid injections, and sacroiliac fusion for management of back pain.

    Dr. Graven received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Normandy Osteopathic Hospitals in St. Louis, Missouri and his post-graduate training at the School of Aerospace Medicine in the United States Air Force. He retired with the rank of Colonel after serving 25 years as an orthopedic surgeon/chief of orthopedics at Offutt Air Force Base in Omaha, Nebraska, Air Force flight surgeon, and medical group commander in the Missouri Air National Guard.

    Dr. Graven is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, and the North American Spine Society.

    Dr. Graven serves St. Charles County at SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital in Lake Saint Louis.

    Medical School

    University of Health Sciences - Kansas City

    Residency

    Normandy Osteopathic Hospital - Des Peres

    Internship

    Normandy Osteopathic Hospital - Des Peres

    Medical Interests

    arthroscopy, Osteopathic medicine, Spinal procedures, Spine and Back Surgery, Spine injuries, Trauma Recovery

  • Locations Map
    1601 Wentzville Parkway
    Suite 117
    Wentzville, MO 63385
  • Satisfaction

    Satisfaction

    SSM Health only displays patient satisfaction data for providers included in our survey process and who have a minimum of 50 returned surveys. Learn more about our survey.

    Dr. Graven's Overall Rating

    4.6 of 5
    148 Reviews
    60 Comments

    The providers overall satisfaction rating is based on:

    This provider gave easy to understand responses to your health questions

    4.7 of 5

    This provider used clear language to explain things

    4.6 of 5

    This provider listened carefully to you

    4.7 of 5

    This provider knew your important medical history details

    4.5 of 5

    This provider respected what you had to say

    4.8 of 5

    This provider spent enough time with you

    4.6 of 5

    Rate your overall visit with this provider

    4.6 of 5

    Patient Comments

    April 28, 2018

    Dr Graven is very good. ************************************************************* I would definitely recommend.

    April 23, 2018

    he was indifferent and in a hurry to move on - told me he was a spine dr. and not an orthopedic doc. after an X-ray was taken!

    April 23, 2018

    adequate

    April 15, 2018

    Best doctor I know.

    April 11, 2018

    provider is always accommodating to my schedule when I call needing to be seen.


Biography

Dr. Graven is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with sub-specialty interest in spine surgery. He specializes in non-operative and operative care of the cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacral regions of the spine for degenerative disc disease, herniated intervertebral discs, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, trauma, and fracture. Current trends in treatment methods include minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal decompression, spinal fusion, and kyphoplasty, as well as spinal cord stimulation, lumbar epidural steroid injections, and sacroiliac fusion for management of back pain.

Dr. Graven received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Normandy Osteopathic Hospitals in St. Louis, Missouri and his post-graduate training at the School of Aerospace Medicine in the United States Air Force. He retired with the rank of Colonel after serving 25 years as an orthopedic surgeon/chief of orthopedics at Offutt Air Force Base in Omaha, Nebraska, Air Force flight surgeon, and medical group commander in the Missouri Air National Guard.

Dr. Graven is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, and the North American Spine Society.

Dr. Graven serves St. Charles County at SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital in Lake Saint Louis.

Medical School

University of Health Sciences - Kansas City

Residency

Normandy Osteopathic Hospital - Des Peres

Internship

Normandy Osteopathic Hospital - Des Peres

Certified By

American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Medical Interests

arthroscopy, Osteopathic medicine, Spinal procedures, Spine and Back Surgery, Spine injuries, Trauma Recovery

Satisfaction

SSM Health only displays patient satisfaction data for providers included in our survey process and who have a minimum of 50 returned surveys. Learn more about our survey.

Dr. Graven's Overall Rating

4.6 of 5
148 Reviews
60 Comments

The providers overall satisfaction rating is based on:

This provider gave easy to understand responses to your health questions

4.7 of 5

This provider used clear language to explain things

4.6 of 5

This provider listened carefully to you

4.7 of 5

This provider knew your important medical history details

4.5 of 5

This provider respected what you had to say

4.8 of 5

This provider spent enough time with you

4.6 of 5

Rate your overall visit with this provider

4.6 of 5

Patient Comments

April 28, 2018

Dr Graven is very good. ************************************************************* I would definitely recommend.

April 23, 2018

he was indifferent and in a hurry to move on - told me he was a spine dr. and not an orthopedic doc. after an X-ray was taken!

April 23, 2018

adequate

April 15, 2018

Best doctor I know.

April 11, 2018

provider is always accommodating to my schedule when I call needing to be seen.

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