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Dr. Kruse ?

  • Shoulder Specialist
  • Uniquely Qualified
  • Latest Proven Techniques

One of only two doctors in the state of Texas with membership in both the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons medical societies.

Kevin Kruse, M.D.

Kevin Kruse, M.D.

Orthopaedic Shoulder Specialist located in Dallas, TX & Plano, TX

Kevin Kruse, M.D. is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Texas Orthopaedic Associates with offices in Dallas and Plano Texas. Dr. Kevin Kruse has extensive fellowship training of the shoulder and elbow, specializing in Shoulder arthroscopic surgery and shoulder replacement surgery across North Texas.

Shoulder Arthroscopy

Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedure performed for joint problems. Shoulder arthroscopy is performed using a pencil-sized instrument called an arthroscope. The arthroscope consists of a light system and camera to project images onto a computer screen for your surgeon to view the surgical site. Arthroscopy is used to treat disease conditions and injuries involving the bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and muscles of the shoulder joint... Read More


Patient Education Videos & Resources

The patient resources section is intended to provide accurate & clear information for our patients

  • "Before surgery, I couldn't touch the top of my head and I had constant pain. I am very pleased with the replacement of my Right Shoulder by Dr Kruse at Texas Orthopaedic Associates. The staff at his office and surgery center were professional and accommodating, deserving a "10 plus" rating..."

    ‐Ed M

  • "Thanks to you Dr Kruse I have mobility that I would never have had. I feel like you truly care about your patients and you are very knowledgeable of the surgery and the healing. I think it helps that you have had shoulder surgery yourself so you can sympathize with us. Thanks again! :-)"

    ‐Kathy K

  • "I am a 57 year old male who injured my shoulder back in my days of playing hockey. For years I ignored the pain until the cortisone injections failed to offer any relief to my injured left shoulder. My shoulder became progressively worse over years due to severe arthritis and bone spurs..."

    ‐Dave N

  • "The decision to have a total shoulder replacement last year is a decision I will never regret. Both the pain and the restrictions in the use of my arm are gone. It's as if there had never been a problem with my shoulder..."

    ‐Diane Martindale, JD, PhD

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Texas Orthopaedic Associates, LLP


6020 W. Parker Road Suite 240,
Plano, TX 75093

Texas Orthopaedic Associates, LLP


8210 Walnut Hill Lane Suite 130,
Dallas, TX 75231