Dr. Donald Hales, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Donald Hales, MD
Dr. Donald Hales, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Flagstaff, AZ. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Hales is affiliated with Flagstaff Medical Center.

1485 N Turquoise Dr

Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Contact Information

(928) 774-7757

Dr. Donald Hales, MD

Dr. Donald Hales, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • 3 More

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Care Philosophy

Founded in 1972, Northern Arizona Orthopaedics is the region?s largest comprehensive orthopaedics, sports medicine and rehabilitation practice, with 14 fellowship-trained physicians caring for patients in Flagstaff, Sedona, Page and Prescott Valley. Our approach to care is about helping active people keep their quality of life, and building relationships with our patients, their families and the communities we serve. All of our physicians are board certified and experts in their specialty field.
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Dr. Hales' Experience

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Dr. Hales' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Still's Disease
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • UCLA Medical Center-Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hales' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hales to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Hales' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Arizona |
I have never felt more safe with any other doctor. Please if you need surgery, see him first. I had very successful surgery on my L3,4,and 5. I have no pain after suffering for years.
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Dr. Hales accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • WellCare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hales has admitting privileges

Flagstaff Medical Center
1200 N Beaver St
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
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