Eugene Carragee, MD

Spine surgeon

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.7 out of 5
67 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

Orthopaedic Spine Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-725-5905
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Professional Education

  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1988) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1984) CA
  • Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (1982) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1983) CA
  • Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (1994)
  • Fellowship: University Of Hong Kong (1990) China
  • M.D., Stanford Univ. School of Med. (1982)
  • B.S., State Univ. of New York, Albany, Biology (1977)

Honors & Awards

  • Various awards and Commendations, U.S. Army (to present)
  • Leon Wiltse Award, North American Spine Society (2008)
  • Volvo Clinical Research Award, International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (2000)
  • Clinical Research Award, International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (2009 and 2006)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (1996, 1997, 2004)
  • Outstanding Paper Award, North American Spine Society (2008 - 03, 01, 00, 1999-97)
  • Best Paper Award, International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (2005)
  • Outstanding Research Award, International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (2003)
  • Summa Cum Laude, State University of New York at Albany (1977)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Spinal Surgery Division (2004 - Present)
  • Medical Director, Service Quality, Stanford Univeristy Hospital and Clinics (2009 - Present)
  • Director, Orthopaedic Spine Center at Stanford, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (1990 - Present)
  • Director, Medical Student Education; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine (1990 - Present)
  • Spine Consultant for Varsity and NCAA Teams, Stanford University (1993 - Present)

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4.7

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.7

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

4.7

Wait times

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Carragee & the team were outstanding! I have never had this level of care as the dr. & Stanford Hospital provided. Thank you so much!!

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Overall experience was wonderful. I recommend dr. to others. I'm totally satisfied.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Extremely professional, skilled, caring - staff team & Dr. Carragee -

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

This and my prior experience with this and other providers there has been great and I have recommended many people.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Would have liked to have spent more time with Dr. Carragee.

4.7 out of 5
67 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Carragee & the team were outstanding! I have never had this level of care as the dr. & Stanford Hospital provided. Thank you so much!!

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Overall experience was wonderful. I recommend dr. to others. I'm totally satisfied.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Extremely professional, skilled, caring - staff team & Dr. Carragee -

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

This and my prior experience with this and other providers there has been great and I have recommended many people.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Would have liked to have spent more time with Dr. Carragee.