Dr. Douglas Nuelle, MD

Dr. Douglas Nuelle, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Douglas Nuelle, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Blairsville, GA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1973 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

35 Hospital Rd # 1

Blairsville, GA 30512

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nuelle's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nuelle treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nuelle treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nuelle treats Knee Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nuelle treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nuelle treats Joint Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nuelle treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nuelle's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
ACL Surgery
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
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 Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Stress Fracture of Foot
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Nuelle, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Blairsville, GA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1973 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1979
Wc Campbell Clin
Residency Hospital
1974
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1973
Washington University St Louis
Medical School
1969
University Of Missouri-St. Louis
Undergraduate School
1979
1974
1973
1969

Languages

  • French
  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Nuelle's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nuelle

3.3

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
48.148148148148145%
(13)
4 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
3 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
37.03703703703704%
(10)

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Bad from the start. No HIPPA compliance at all. All doors are left open & you can hear ALL diagnoses/conversations with him as well as what he dictates to his files afterward. He did not listen to anything I said after I explained how I injured my calf-said it was "impossible". It's not...Read More
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Gave me no instructions on how to take care of my fractured ankle and as an afterthought, put an ace bandage on it! Five weeks later, ankle still swollen and still hurts! No idea what to do! His last statement to me was eat a scoop of ice cream everyday! I felt as though to him, I was nothing but...Read More
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Told me that it wasn't worth it for me to even come back to him! 4 weeks later, my ankle still swollen and still having a hard time walking!
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I had an MRI of my right knee. The X-Ray technician wrote on the report a double tear in the meniscus. Nuelle told my wife and I that the technician was in hurry and wrote down the wrong problem. Nuelle said the meniscus was worn out and that I should buy an exercise bicycle. We had the MRI...Read More
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I drove 35 minutes to see dr. Newland I waited in his office 445 minutes and when I did meet with him handed him my x-rays he looked at it he said you're good to go what about my ankle it'll heal up that was in January here I am in my with a bad pain in my ankle he charged me Insurance Company $226...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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Union General Hospital

Blairsville, GA