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Laura Prokuski, M.D.

Specialties: Upper Extremity Fractures, Elbow Reconstruction, Legs, Pelvis and Bone Health

Dr. Prokuski is an Orthopaedic Trauma surgeon. Dr. Prokuski graduated Magna Cum Lade with a B.A. in Chemistry in 1988 from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She completed medical school and residency at the University of Iowa College of Medicine. After residency, Dr. Prokuski began her practice at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

Dr. Prokuski joined Sonoran Orthopaedics in 2009 where she treats patients with acute fractures of the upper extremities (arms, elbows), legs, and pelvis. She also takes care of complications that arise from injuries including non-unions, mal-unions, infections, and amputations. Her elective specialties include post-traumatic elbow reconstruction, with over a decade of expertise in making stiff elbows move again, along with bone health and osteoporosis evaluation and management.

Fellowships & Certifications

Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000

Orthopaedic trauma fellowship at R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, MD.

Faculty Positions & Associations

Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin – 2006 – 2008?

Director of Orthopaedic Trauma at John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital, 2013.

Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona

Orthopaedic Trauma Association Residents Fracture Lecturer (2006-2010?); Course Chair 2008-2010

Editorial board of The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ Patient Safety and Infections committees

Orthopaedic trauma fellowship at R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, MD.

Awards & Recognitions

Distinguished Visiting Scholar work and study with military surgeons at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany

Distinguished Clinical Service Award – John C. Lincoln Medical Center

Distinguished Clinical Teaching Award – University of Wisconsin Medical School, 2004

Dr. Prokuski serves these locations:


702 E. Bell Road, Suite 117,
Phoenix, AZ 85022

Our Mission

We stand for excellence and set the standard for advanced techniques in orthopaedic surgery and fast track rehab to get our patients up and moving quickly and safely.

Corporate Location

3126 N. Civic Center Plaza Scottsdale, AZ 85251

PHONE: (480) 874-2040

FAX (480) 874-2041