Dr. Jason Nielson, MD

Dr. Jason Nielson, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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46 y/o
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Dr. Jason Nielson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, pediatric non-surgical orthopedics, and more.Read his story

Children's Bone and Spine Surgery

1525 E Windmill Ln Ste 201

Las Vegas, NV 89123
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Insurance Accepted

  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Managed Care Administrators, Inc.
  • MultiPlan
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nielson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Nielson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Nielson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nielson "I'm very excited to be part of the Las Vegas community and the only orthopedic surgeon in Nevada with a sub-specialty in pediatric and adolescent sports related injuries."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nielson "At Children's Bone & Spine Surgery, we use our expertise to provide specialized and personal attention to each of our patients to ensure that the treatment prescribed considers all variables in a patient's condition."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

69  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • 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
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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30  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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 Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Meniscectomy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Surgery

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nielson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nielson's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nielson to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Nielson'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

We were so thankful we were referred to Dr. Nielson for my daughters broken arm. Dr. Nielson was very professional and kind. We appreciate that he took the time to show us the xrays and explain everything, including the best treatment for my daughter. Dr. Nielson's staff was very nice as well,...more
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While I do not question Dr. Nielson's wealth of knowledge, he nor his staff seem to work well with children or understand how to deal with children based on their age. Furthermore, there seems to be no respect for a child's pain.
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