Dr. Douglas Dodson, DO

Dr. Douglas Dodson, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Douglas Dodson, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Alamogordo, NM and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Western University Of Health Science, California-D.O. in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

2301 Indian Wells Rd Ste A

Alamogordo, NM 88310

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Tricare

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Dr. Dodson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Wrist Replacement
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dodson performs Wrist Replacement more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Dodson performs this procedure more than 60% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Total Wrist Replacement
Hip Pointer Injuries
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dodson treats Hip Pointer Injuries more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Dodson treats this condition more than 55% of his peers

Hip Replacement
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dodson performs Hip Replacement more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Dodson performs this procedure more than 45% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revisions
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Image-Guided Hip Replacement
  • Minimally-Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally-Invasive Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement

Dr. Dodson's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Bunion
  • Casting
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot Care
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Limb Cramp
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wrist Replacement
  • X-Ray

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Douglas R. Dodson is an Orthopedic Surgeon, Foot and Ankle Reconstruction Specialist, Podiatrist, Sports Medicine and Interventional Pain Management Specialist serving the Las Cruces area for more than 20 years. He has been practicing since 1994...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Total Joint Replacement-Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pa
Fellowship Hospital
Orthopedic Surgery-Botsford General Hospital, Michigan State University
Residency Hospital
1988
Western University Of Health Science, California-D.O.
Medical School
University Of Redlands, California-B.A. Psychology
Undergraduate School
1988

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dodson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dodson

3.5

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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I had my first hip replacement with in May 2017, and the second hip replaced In August 2017. I am very pleased with every aspect of the care that I received. Doctor Dodson paid impeccable attention to every aspect of my operation, from the purely cosmetic, (I have extensive tattoo work on both...Read More
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My acl replacement was top notch and his staff in Ruidoso is exceptional. My only complaint was he do a lot of detailed explaination after the surgery as to how it went and what to expect
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Locations

New Mexico Bone and Joint Institute

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Presbyterian Health Plan
Presbyterian Health Plan, Inc.
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