Dr. Jose Nolla, MD

Dr. Jose Nolla, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(13)
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Dr. Jose Nolla, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

2727 W Holcombe Blvd Fl 2

Houston, TX 77025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Release
very high
more than 91% of peers
Neuroplasty
high
more than 82% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nolla "A successful patient-physician interaction builds upon careful understanding of the goals and the options available to achieve those goals"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Baylor College Of Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Hand Surgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Nolla JM, Jupiter JB: Limited Approach ORIF of Distal Radius Fractures in Atlas of Minimally Invasive Hand & Wrist Surgery, eds. Capo JT and Tan V. Informa Healthcare, USA, Inc., NY, 2007.,
  • Nolla JM, Mudgal C; Wrist Osteoarthritis in Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Musculoskeletal Disorders, Pain, and Rehabilitation, 2e, eds. Frontera WR, Silver JK and Rizzo TD. Saunders, 2008.,
  • Nolla J, Ring D, Lozano-Calderon S, Jupiter JB. Interposition arthroplasty of the elbow with hinged external fixation for post-traumatic arthritis. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2008 May-Jun;17(3):459-64.,
  • Gabel GT, Nolla JM: Tennis Elbow in Hand Surgery eds. Berger, RA and Weiss, APC. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2004.,
  • Nolla JM, Jupiter JB: Balloon Reduction and Grafting of Distal Radius Fractures in Atlas of Minimally Invasive Hand & Wrist Surgery, eds. Capo JT and Tan V. Informa Healthcare, USA, Inc., NY, 2007.,
  • Collins ED, Nolla J. Spider plate fixation: No significant improvement in limited wrist arthrodesis. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2008 Jun;12(2):94-9.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nolla's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nolla to family and friends
3.8
based on 13 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nolla's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Santa fe |
I saw Dr. Nolla for a break in my right hand.. I found his bed side manner to me beyond poor. He was very dismissive of my pain and I found him to be extremely over confident. He never really spoke to me directly, he ignored my concerns and my pain. At one point he told his PA while I was...more
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in Spring, TX |
I ended up with a condition called RSD do to my surgery. The fact that I ended up with it did not make me nearly a angry as the fact that he did not treat my condition or refer me to a doctor who would. Because of this lack of care I have been in horrible pain for many months. All he did was...more
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in Houston, TX |
I have been seeing Dr. Nolla for several years for carpal tunnel. He was very helpful in explaining everything before my first diagnostic procedure. Once my diagnosis was made, he explained my options. He did steroid injections in my wrist, and I didn't feel a thing. He is very skilled. Surgery...more
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in Houston, TX |
Very disappointed in Dr Nolla and staff.
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Dr. Nolla accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Nolla has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
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