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Peter C. Krause, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics

Practice Location:
200 West Esplanade Ave, Ste 500
Kenner, LA 70056
(504) 412-1700, clinic appointment
(504) 412-1701, fax

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Univeristy Medical Center of New Orleans
2000 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA  70112
(504) 702-5700, clinic appointment

Academic Office:
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Ctr., SoM
1542 Tulane Avenue, Box T6-7
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 568-4680, phone
(504) 568-4466, fax



2000 - Orthopaedic Trauma
Detroit Receiving Hospital
Detroit, MI

2001 - Orthopaedic Surgery
SUNY Downstate
Brooklyn, NY

MD - 1996
Stanford University 
School of Medicine M.D.

BA - 1990, magna cum laude
Harvard University



Dr. Krause completed his undergraduate
training at Harvard University, graduating
magna cum laude in 1990.  He graduated
from Stanford University School of Medicine
in 1996.   His interest  in orthopaedic trauma
developed while completing an Orthopaedic 
Surgery residency at SUNY Downstate in
Brooklyn, which he finished in 2001.   He
spent  one year in an orthopaedic trauma
fellowship at Detroit Receiving Hospital and
then moved to New Orleans  joining the    
LSUHSC faculty as an Assistant Professor
of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2002.



Clinical Interests

pelvic and acetabular pelvic
and acetabular complex
post-traumatic reconstruction,
and total hip arthroplasty

Selected Publications

Peter Krause, Melissa Gorman, Barton Wax.  Patella Fractures.  Book Chapter in Contemporary Surgical Management of Fractures and Complications.  Ed. Ilyas and Rehman. Jaypee, 2013.

Duchesne JC, Bharmal HM, Dini AA, Islam T, Schmieg RE Jr., Simmons JD, Whal GM, Davis JA Jr., Krause P., McSwain NE Jr.  Open-book pelvic fractures with perineal open wounds: a significant morbid combination. AM Surg. 2009 Dec; 75(12):1227-33.

Krause, PC, Bradu JL, Whately JM.  Total hip arthoplasty after fracture surgery.  Orthopaedic Clinics of North America.  Pending publication.

Krause PC, Whatley AN, Mautner JF, A Technique for Nailing Severely Shortened and Displaced Tibia Fractures. Submitted to Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 22(2): 138-141, February 2008.

Peter Krause and Cedric Tankson.  Osteomyelitis/Infected Prosthetic Devices.  Book Chapter in Infectious Diseases: Emergency Department Diagnosis & Management. Ed. Slaven, Stone and Lopez.  McGraw-Hill, 2007.

Krause PC, Choi, JS, McMahon TA.  The force-velocity curve in passive whole muscle is asymmetric about zero velocity.  Journal of Biomechanics 1995; 28:1035-1043

Retrograde Femoral Nailing. SLACK Orthopedics Hyperguide.  Krause PC and Tankson CJ.  Osteomyelitis/Infected Prosthetic Devices.  Book Chapter in Infectious Diseases: Emergency Department Diagnoisi & Management. Ed. Slaven, Stone and Lopez.. McGraw-Hill, 2007.

Seo JS, Krause PC, McMahon TA.  Negative developed tension in rapidly shortening whol frog muscle.  Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility 1994; 15:59-68.