Dr. John Nassar, MD

Dr. John Nassar, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
47 y/o
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Dr. John Nassar, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Scottsdale, AZ. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

John A Nassar MD PC

8205 N Via De Negocio

Scottsdale, AZ 85258
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Institute Bone and Joint Disorders
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nassar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nassar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nassar to family and friends
4.6
based on 20 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Nassar'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Livingston, TX |
i was a patient in 2003. the injury i suffered to my right ankle was supposed to be life altering, permanent disability etc..... Dr nassar is a miracle worker. He told me it was the worst injury he had ever seen but he worked on me for 5 hrs. i am now totally mobile on it and have been since 1 yr...more
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in Phoenix, AZ |
I can't say enough good things about Dr Nassar..... he's a great surgeon, has a wonderful bedside manner, and just a genuine nice person. Thank you so much Dr Nassar for your help!!
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in Scottsdale, AZ |
Dr. Nassar was consulted to relieve ongoing and increasing pain and damage to my right ankle and foot - pain and damage that was primarily the result of an over-corrective surgical procedure I had done app 4 years earlier by another surgeon. Dr. Nassar was quick to assess the situation, recommend a...more
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in Tempe, AZ |
Referred to Dr. Nassar as a second opinion on post-operative complications from a talus repair (done by another surgeon) by my neurologist. Terrible. Concerns: 1). He took x-rays. I noticed and pointed out visible soft tissue anchor in calcaneus and he was surprised, "I didn't see that." Either...more
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in Surprise, AZ |
Dr. Nassar is the best surgeon. Five years ago he operated on my left Achilles and I haven't had any problems. On March 29 dr. Nassar operated on my right Achilles. Dr. Nassar is not only an excellant surgeon, he also is a caring person that makes you feel safe and reassuring of your surgery and...more
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Dr. Nassar accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Nassar has admitting privileges

Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
7400 E Osborn Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
9003 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
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