Dr. George Tanner, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
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Dr. George Tanner, MD
Dr. George Tanner, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Wausau, WI. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Tanner is affiliated with Aspirus Wausau Hospital.

3200 Westhill Dr Ste 201

Wausau, WI 54401

Contact Information

(715) 847-2382

Dr. George Tanner, MD

Dr. George Tanner, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Security Health Plan (SHP)
  • 5 More

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Knee Disorders
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more than 82% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
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more than 75% of peers
Joint Pain
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more than 72% 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

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

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Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • St. Louis University Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • St. Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tanner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tanner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tanner to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Tanner's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tanner accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Arise Health Plan
    Arise Health Plan HMO
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
    North Central Healthcare Alliance (NCHA)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
    Gold
    Gold Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Security Health Plan (SHP)
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • WEA Trust
    Trust Preferred POS
    Trust Preferred PPO
    WEA Insurance Corporation
    WEA Insurance Corporation POS
  • WPS Health Insurance
    Indemnity
    Statewide

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Hospitals where Dr. Tanner has admitting privileges

Aspirus Wausau Hospital
333 Pine Ridge Blvd
Wausau, WI 54401
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