Dr. Douglas Hanel, MD

Dr. Douglas Hanel, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Douglas Hanel, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

325 9th Ave Ste 6EC21

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

(206) 744-3462

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hanel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hand Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanel treats Hand Conditions more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Hanel treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Limb Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanel treats Limb Pain more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Hanel treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Elbow Injuries
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hanel treats Elbow Injuries more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Hanel treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Hanel's conditions and procedures:

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Hanel, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1983
University Louisville
Fellowship Hospital
1983
University Louisville
Residency Hospital
1982
St Louis University Hosps
Residency Hospital
1978
St Louis University Hosps
Internship Hospital
1977
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
1983
1982
1978
1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Hanel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hanel

4.3

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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I think he did not like treating a patient who questioned what he was saying. He judged me from the get-go, never gave me straight answers about my arm injury. Months later I came in to check out my nerve damage, he exams my arm for literally 20 seconds and then tells me to swim and gives me a wrap...Read More
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