New Search Practice accepting new patients. Troy H. Caron D.O. (417) 256-1745 Primary Specialties Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified) AffiliationsOMC Orthopedic Clinic Practice Started October 2020 Primary Office Address: 1210 N. Kentucky Ave. West Plains, MO 65775 Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm Recommend this Physician Get Directions Education • University of Maine at Orono, Orono, ME 8/92 - 5/93 Mechanical Engineering • Springfield College Springfield, MA Bachelor of Science, Sports Biology, 8/93 to 6/4/96 Magna Cum Laude • University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine Biddeford, ME Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 8/96 to 6/4/00 • Internship, St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center Toledo ,OH, 7/01/00 to 6/30/01 • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center Toledo, OH 7/01/01 to 6/30/05 • University of Southern California Los Angeles CA 8/19 – 5/21 Masters Business Administration Other Specialties/Certifications Fellowship trained in: • Trauma – Florida Orthopaedic Institute (8/1/05-7/31/06) Roy Sanders, M.D.(Tampa, Florida) • Spine – University of Washington / Harborview Medical Center (8/1/06-7/31/07) Carlo Bellabarba, M.D. (Seattle Washington) Areas of Interest/Publications Published Articles Caron T, Bell G. Combined (Tandem) Lumbar and Cervical Stenosis; Seminars in Spine Surgery; March (18)1. 2007 Bedi A, Karunakar M, Caron T, Sanders R, Haidukewych G. Accuracy of Reduction of Ipsilateral Femoral Neck and Shaft Fractures – An Analysis of Various Internal Fixation Strategies; J Orthop Trauma April 23(4):249-253. 2009 Sagi C, Militano U, Caron T, Lindvall E. A Comprehensive Analysis With Minimum 1 – Year Follow-Up of Vertically Unstable Transforaminal Sacral Fractures Treated With Triangular Osteosynthesis; J Orthop Trauma May-Jun;23(5):313-9 2009 Caron T, Bransford R, Chapman J, Bellabarba C.Treatment and Outcomes of Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis or Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis and Spine Fractures at a High Volume Trauma Center Spine. 35(11):E458-E464, May 15, 2010 Pedicle screw reinforcement of thoracolumbar burst fractures: biomechanical evaluation of screw configuration with vertebroplasty and screws at fractured level. International Spine Journal 2012 Cervical Spine Trauma in DISH patients – Injury Characteristics and Outcome with Surgical Treatment Richard J Bransford, MD Heiko Koller, MD, Troy Caron, DO Juliane Zenner MD2 Wolfgang Hitzl PhD, MSC Andre Tomasino Michael Mayer MD MD Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Apr 24. Caron T, Finley PJ, Austin C. 10 "Tips and Tricks" to Providing Trauma Care Without Residents. J Orthop Trauma. 2013 Jul 22. Caron T. “Look before you Leap” J Orthop Trauma Oct 2014 Awards • Best research award at 5th Annual AO spine- North American Fellows Forum 2007. Physician Bio Dr. Troy Caron is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He is fellowship-trained in spine surgery and can diagnose and treat disorders from the neck to low back. These can include arthritis, injuries, tumors, and infections. Dr. Caron also completed a fellowship in trauma and has 15 years of experience treating basic broken bones, broken bones that involve the joints, and difficult fractures that may not heal initially.