Dr. Jeffrey M. Nakano, MD

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Specializes in Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics • Male • Age 63

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Dr. Nakano's Experience

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Dr. Nakano's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Nakano Performs

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
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Hospital Quality

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St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
2635 North 7th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Community Hospital
2021 North 12th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Rocky Mountain Orthopeadic Associates
Grand Junction Office
627 25 1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81505
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    Dr. Nakano's Experience

    Dr. Nakano's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    2
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Hip Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Nakano

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Colorado.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Emory University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Emory University Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Emory University Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1983

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    International Congress for Joint Reconstruction , Member
    The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) delivers continuing medical education to orthopedic surgeons focused on the latest operative techniques, procedures, advanced devices, and improvements in patient care. Physicians affiliated with ICJR are committed to offering patients the best treatment options available today
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nakano & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Nakano's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Nakano has admitting privileges:

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    • St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center

    • Community Hospital

    • Family Health West Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nakano

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nakano to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    12 responses
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    12 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Nakano
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    12 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    12 responses
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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Rocky Mountain Orthopeadic Associates
    Grand Junction Office
    627 25 1/2 Rd
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 242-3535 (Office)
    (970) 255-6670 (Fax)
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