Dr. Edward Tapper, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 81
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Dr. Edward Tapper, MD
Dr. Edward Tapper, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Gardnerville, NV. He is 81 years old and has been practicing for 56 years. Dr. Tapper is affiliated with Barton Memorial Hospital, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital and Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center.

1520 Virginia Ranch Rd Ste 1

Gardnerville, NV 89410

Contact Information

(775) 782-2442

Dr. Edward Tapper, MD

Dr. Edward Tapper, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • MultiPlan

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Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 20% of peers
Bursitis
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more than 19% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
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more than 15% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Montefiore Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Mayo Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tapper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tapper accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Tapper has admitting privileges

Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center
1600 Medical Pkwy
Carson City, NV 89703
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Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital
11815 Education St
Auburn, CA 95602
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Barton Memorial Hospital
2170 South Ave
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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