Dr. Todd V. Swanson, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 55

2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100
Las Vegas, NV 89121
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Dr. Swanson's Experience

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Dr. Swanson's Care Philosophy

Dr. Swanson's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Swanson Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
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Conditions Dr. Swanson Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican – San Martin Campus
8280 West Warm Springs Road
Las Vegas, NV 89113

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Swanson

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Desert Orthopedic Center
Desert Orthopedic Center
2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Desert Orthopedic Center
8402 Centennial Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89149
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    Dr. Swanson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Swanson's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injections
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
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    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Swanson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Nevada.

    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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Washington University St Louis
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California Davis Medical Center
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    University Of California Davis Med Center
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Metropolitan Mt. Sanai/Hennepin County Medical Center
    Complete in 1991

    Undergraduate Schools

    Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D.
    Graduated in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Swanson & Staff

    • English
  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. Swanson'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Swanson has admitting privileges:

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    • Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican – San Martin Campus

    • Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Swanson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swanson to family and friends

    26 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Swanson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    25 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 23 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Swanson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    26 responses
    below
    national average

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  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Swanson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • MultiPlan
    • PHCS
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Triwest
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Desert Orthopedic Center
    2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100
    Las Vegas, NV 89121
    (702) 731-1616 (Office)
    (702) 734-4900 (Fax)
    B
    Desert Orthopedic Center
    8402 Centennial Pkwy
    Las Vegas, NV 89149
    (702) 622-7278 (Office)
    (702) 731-0741 (Fax)
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