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Dr. Aki Puryear

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
St. Louis, MO
25 years experience male

Locations

St. Louis university

St. Louis, MO

Address

St. Louis, MO
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My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aki Puryear
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Depends on the cause: it usually can help. It depends on the cause of the pain. if there is any problem such as arthritis, certain type of exercise is better than others.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aki Puryear
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Usually arthritis : For genu varum (bowed legs) not from childhood, it is usually cause by arthritis. Sometimes some ligament tears can progress to the deformity but most are seconds to arthritis on the inner side of the knee.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aki Puryear
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
There are none: There are no that help none that I know of.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Puryear is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Puryear is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN HEALTH SYSTEM
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