Dr. John Nassar, MD

Dr. John Nassar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. John Nassar, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

8205 N Via De Negocio

Scottsdale, AZ 85258

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  • 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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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • 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
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • 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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31  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 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
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • 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

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nassar to family and friends
21 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 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 (6)

He's an exceptional doctor, but even more importantly, he's a wonderful and compassionate person. I wish he could treat more than just my foot and ankle!
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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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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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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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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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