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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Dr. Thalgott's Experience

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Dr. Thalgott's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Thalgott Performs

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Valley Hospital Medical Center
620 Shadow Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89106

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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    Dr. Thalgott's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedics
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    • Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
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    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
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    Background Check for Dr. Thalgott

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Arbitration Award 
    • Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: NV. Reported by CO DORA.
    • State: Colorado

    0 Sanctions

    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Washington University St Louis
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1981
    Lac/usc Med Center
    Complete in 1985
    Los Angeles Chldns Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    St Charles Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Thalgott & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Thalgott's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Valley Hospital Medical Center

    • MountainView Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    4.1 out of 5

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    4.1 out of 5

    53 responses

    Dr. Thalgott's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    53 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    54 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    53 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    51 responses

    Experience with Dr. Thalgott

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    53 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    54 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    54 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

    54 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
    3186 S Maryland Pkwy
    Las Vegas, NV 89109
    (702) 878-8370 (Office)
    (702) 259-1026 (Fax)
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