Dr. Jeffrey M. Nakano, MD

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Dr. Jeffrey M. Nakano, MD

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics | Male

Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Associates 627 25 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505 Get Directions
(970) 242-3535

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I believe that knowledgeable patients make the best decisions about their own treatment. That's why I explain every step of the diagnostic process and all treatment options. I present a realistic outlook on the results we can achieve and frankly explain any risks that might be involved. I want all of my patients to know that I have given them my best efforts.Read more

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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Nakano's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Fracture
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Disorders
    • Limb Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

    Procedures Performed

    • Fracture Care
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Trigger Point Injection

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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      Sanctions

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      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Emory University

      Graduated in 1978

    • Internship Hospital
      Emory University Affil Hosps

      Completed in 1979

    • Residency Hospital
      Emory University Affil Hosps

      Completed in 1983

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

    Memberships &
    Professional Affiliations

    • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

      The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) delivers continuing medical education to orthopedic surgeons focused on the latest operative techniques, procedures, advanced devices, and improvements in patient care. Physicians affiliated with ICJR are committed to offering patients the best treatment options available today

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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Nakano's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Nakano

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    Dr. Nakano's Care Philosophy

    I believe that knowledgeable patients make the best decisions about their own treatment. That's why I explain every step of the diagnostic process and all treatment options. I present a realistic outlook on the results we can achieve and frankly explain any risks that might be involved. I want all of my patients to know that I have given them my best efforts.