Dr. Douglas Dodson, DO

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Orthopedic Surgery | Male

New Mexico Bone and Joint Institute 2301 Indian Wells Rd Ste A Alamogordo, NM 88310 Get Directions
Dr. Douglas Dodson, DO
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. Dr. Dodson is experienced in Total Knee and Hip Replacement Surgery, Interventional Back Pain Management and Bunion/ Hammer Toe Surgery. He is a professional member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons - Fellow, American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, American Osteopathic Association,International College of Surgeons, American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, New Mexico Orthopedic Association, New Mexico Medical Society, New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association, Medical Group Management Association, and United States Army Reserves (Former Member for 17 Years). Got a Fellowship trained in total joint replacement and Fellow of American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.

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New Mexico Bone and Joint Institute2301 Indian Wells Rd Ste A
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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Dr. Dodson's Performance
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    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
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    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Ruidoso, NM |
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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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. Dr. Dodson is experienced in Total Knee and Hip Replacement Surgery, Interventional Back Pain Management and Bunion/ Hammer Toe Surgery. He is a professional member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons - Fellow, American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, American Osteopathic Association,International College of Surgeons, American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, New Mexico Orthopedic Association, New Mexico Medical Society, New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association, Medical Group Management Association, and United States Army Reserves (Former Member for 17 Years). Got a Fellowship trained in total joint replacement and Fellow of American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.

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  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in New Mexico not available
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  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Bunion
  • Heel Pain
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities

Education

  • Medical School
    Western University of Health Science, California - D.O.

    Graduated in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Orthopedic Surgery - Botsford General Hospital, Michigan State University
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Total Joint Replacement - Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Undergraduate School
    University of Redlands, California - B.A. Psychology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Casting
  • Foot Care
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Hip Replacement
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray