Dr. Jose Nolla, MD

Dr. Jose Nolla, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Jose Nolla, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.

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

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

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

Dr. Nolla'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.

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"

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

27  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

19  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 and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • 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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nolla to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Intelligent, ethical Dr who knows his stuff. I would recommend him to anyone. Although, he's not the nicest or friendliest, he is an excellent surgeon.
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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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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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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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Very disappointed in Dr Nolla and staff.
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