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Dr. Dodson's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Dodson "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."
Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis of the Elbow
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Hip Pointer Injuries
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Pediatric Spine Deformities
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
Hammer Toe Repair
Interventional Pain Management
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
Nerve Block, Somatic
Peripheral Nerve Block
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Wound Care and Management
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University of Redlands, California - B.A. Psychology
Undergraduate School | Graduated
Western University of Health Science, California - D.O.
Medical School | Graduated 1988
Orthopedic Surgery - Botsford General Hospital, Michigan State University
Residency Hospital | Completed
Total Joint Replacement - Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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