Dr. Heather Cole, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Female • Age 37
  
Dr. Cole
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Sonoran Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons, PLLC

3126 N Civic Center Plz Scottsdale, AZ 85251

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Dr. Heather Cole, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Cole has more experience with Knee/Lower Limbs and Hip/Pelvic Bones than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Abrazo West Campus and Chandler Regional Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cole to book an appointment.


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Dr. Cole is wonderful! Very nice and fully explains everything in detail. Makes sure everything is understood. Always welcomes questions. I love her! Thank you!
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Natalie Gregory – Aug 19, 2018
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Great experience and and staff.
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Angelina Cooley in Scottsdale, AZ – Oct 24, 2017
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We are very pleased with the Dr. Cole and staff.
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Angelic Mendoza in Scottsdale, AZ – Oct 23, 2017
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I had an accident while visiting in Arizona. Dr. Cole performed a reverse shoulder and prothesis in my arm. On Thanksgiving, 2016. Dr. Cole and her team allowed me to achieve a good quality of life. My ortho surgeon in Buffalo, NY (Dr. Corey Reed) continues to phrase the excellent job Dr. Cole did and says I was so fortunate to have had her to put me back together. I hope on my next trip to AZ I can schedule an appointment with her to show her all that I have achieved. M. Mantione. Bflo.NY
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Mary Mantione. in Buffalo, NY – Oct 21, 2017
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Dr. Cole saved my life as well as my leg after I was in a motorcycle accident / hit and run. I was bleeding out and had a lot of dead shattered bone on my double open fracture (femur) and broken hip. This woman and her staff are GOD sent. Know I am able to continue my life with both my legs. My family is very very very thankful!!! She is literally an Angel!!!
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Eric in Mesa, AZ – Apr 22, 2017
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Best quality, gives patient a choice and involves the patient in his/her care.
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Angel1719 in Scottsdale, AZ – Nov 18, 2016
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Satisfied, pleasant and reassuring.
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Johnnie72 in Scottsdale, AZ – Nov 04, 2016
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Heather is great! Treats me like a human and not a specimen.
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Gale4166 in Scottsdale, AZ – Nov 03, 2016
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Dr. Woodin Cole did her very best. My family and I LOVE that Dr. Woodin Cole and her team was able to save my husbands arm. We highly recommend her and her team.
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2016
Sonoran Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons, PLLC
Fellowship Hospital

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Practice Areas

Knee/Lower Limbs

Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee/Lower Limbs specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole treats Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Cole treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole performs Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Cole performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Knee Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole treats Knee Fracture more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Cole treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Hip/Pelvic Bones

Hip surgery includes arthroscopy, fracture repair, resurfacing, and replacment to treat conditions affecting the hip, such as arthritis, dysplasia, and injuries.Compare with other Hip/Pelvic Bones specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hip Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole treats Hip Fracture more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cole treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole treats Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Cole treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cole treats Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis) more than 30% of their peers

Dr. Cole treats this condition more than 30% of their peers

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Dr. Cole's conditions and procedures:

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • 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 and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Procedure
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Upper Extremity Fracture

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Sonoran Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons, PLLC

Sonoran Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons, PLLC3126 N Civic Center Plz Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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Abrazo West Campus

Goodyear, AZ

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Chandler Regional Medical Center

Chandler, AZ

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center

Scottsdale, AZ

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Maricopa Medical Center

Phoenix, AZ

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average