Meet “The Bone Doctor” – Fort Worth Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Larry Kjeldgaard
Fort Worth orthopedic surgeon Dr. Larry Kjeldgaard is a doctor of orthopedics aptly referred to as “The Bone Doctor” because he specializes in spinal procedures ranging from his preferred minimally invasive surgeries to the complex spine surgeries, including total lumbar disc replacements.
In the beginning, Dr. Kjeldgaard obtained his bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from State University New York at Buffalo. The Bone Doctor practiced as a physical therapist for several years, honing his knowledge of the ins and outs of the body, before returning to medical school and graduating from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1986 where he stayed on for a year as an intern with the orthopedic surgery residency. He continued practicing medicine until he moved to Texas and founded Trinity Orthopedics, striving to work with the best orthopedic surgeons in Fort Worth.