• 530.541.3420 | 2170 South Avenue, S. Lake Tahoe, CA

Alison Ganong, MD

Orthopedics, Physical Medicine / Rehabilitation


Barton Center for Orthopedics & Wellness

2170B South Ave

South Lake Tahoe, 



Phone: 5305435554


Tahoe Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

925 Tahoe Blvd., Suite 105

Incline Village, 



Phone: 775.580.7600


Medical/Graduate Studies

School: Medical University of Nevada

Degree: Medicine

Undergraduate Studies

School: University of Santa Barbara

Major: Music

Degree: BA

Board Certifications

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Affiliated Memberships

International Spinal Intervention Society, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American College of Sports Medicine and American Medical Society of Sports Medicine

Additional Information

About Dr. Alison Ganong

Dr. Ganong grew up in the North Lake Tahoe region and returned to the area to practice. She strives to help maximize peoples’ function, performance and quality of life, with a goal of returning them to what they love. She treats sports or occupational related orthopedic and spine injuries.

She emphasizes obtaining an accurate diagnosis so that she can formulate an appropriate and effective treatment plan and a partnership with the patient and her other providers. She is skilled in the use of many tools to advance the diagnosis and treatment plan including; musculoskeletal ultrasound, fluoroscopy and electrodiagnostics. She uses these modalities to provide treatments such as accurate joint and tendon injections, platelet rich plasma (PRP) and stem cell therapy treatments, spinal transforaminal and interlaminar epidural injections, spinal facet joint injections or radiofrequency ablations and nerve blocks.

Downhill ski racing was a passion of hers while raised in Alpine Meadows and she has continued to embrace the Tahoe lifestyle as an avid downhill and nordic skier, triathlete, and outdoor enthusiast. She also enjoys international travel alongside her husband/physician, Dr. Paul Krause who also practices in the community.

Articles by Dr. Alison Ganong

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