Dr. Nathan E. Lesley, MD

Dr. Nathan E. Lesley, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 38 years old

Hand surgery is one of the most rewarding fields in medicine. My years of seeing...Read more

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4.9 based on 119 responses
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  • Trustworthiness
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Lesley
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (118)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (118)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (119)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (118)
Dr. Lesley's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (116)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (118)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (118)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (114)
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BENBROOK, TX |
I lived with a Dupuytren's90-degree contracture of my dominant little finger for 10-yrs due to fear of surgery. I finally asked my MD for a referral when it affected functionality of my hand. I had surgery 2 weeks age. It was quick and painless. I had no pain at all, once the anesthetic wore off. I'm now doing PT. Dr. Lesley is an excellent surgeon and I would highly recommend him to anyone. I wish now that I had not let this finger go for so long. Dr. Lesley, you're amazing! Thank You.
in Ft Worth, TX |
I had knuckles replaced due to constant arthritis pain. Dr.Lesley listened and was very caring to my needs. The surgery was preformed and very successful. Recovery included physical therapy for two months. I am a new person!!! No more arthritis in my hands!!! I have more movement than I have been able to have in years.. I would recomend Dr Lesley to anyone in pain and suffering. Thank you Dr. Lesley for my new pain free fingers!!!
in Ft Worth, TX |
Very good at explaining things. Surgery was scheduled very quickly.
in Ft Worth, TX |
I would highly recommend Dr. Lesley to any of my friends or relatives that need a doctor for what I have had done with him, he was quick and to the point of what he had to do and he did it. I had carpal tunnel surgery and to me it was a great success. I went back for my follow up visit on Tuesday May 31st, and he said that I was good to go.
in Joshua, TX |
On very rare occasions a rating deserves the 5 stars plus an extra gold one. This is one of those occasions. Initial consultation/evaluation, surgery, and post-surgery appointment for carpal tunnel syndrome completed in 9 days with results far exceeding my pre-appointment expectations. Friendly, no-nonsense, and confident are just a few of the superlatives I could use to describe his demeanor. I could not have felt more comfortable placing my hand in the hands of this talented physician.
in Ft Worth, TX |
He was friendly, knowledgeable,experienced and gave me great confidence that the surgery was going to be successful!.......and it was VERY successful! Very pleasant relationship with the patient!
in Itasca, Texas 76055 |
He did carpal tunnel surgery on my right hand and it is now perfectly functioning.
in Ft Worth |
Knowledgeable great staff, good bedside manner. Doctor did great job fixing my hand. Would recommend.
in Mesquite, TX |
I trust him, I love that he is approachable, personable and easy to talk to. I highly recommend Dr. Lesley!
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Lesley is very kind and understanding and his bedside manner is excellent.
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Lesley is an excellent doctor who explains things well and is very thorough, kind and caring. He did not make me feel rushed. In addition, he does not run late and saw me at my scheduled appointment times. Unfortunately, his office staff made several mistakes, resulting in financial errors on their part. I was not able to get the mistakes corrected with the office staff or billing service and went to the office manager who unfortunately was extremely rude, argumentative, and condescending.
in Ft Worth, TX |
I would recommend Dr. Lesley to anyone needing orthopedic surgery. I was in an accident that involved a long cut along my forearm down to the bone. Dr. Lesley repaired the damage and I received 32 sutures. The suture marks are almost healed, only 2 weeks after the accident and less than a week after the suture removal. The scarring is minimal, and I have almost regained full function of my arm already. Dr. Lesley and all of the people that work in his office are kind, knowledgable, and helpful!
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cyst
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Laceration
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lump
  • Lupus
  • Mass
  • Nerve Injury
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wounds
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • 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
  • Joint Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ligament Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • 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

  • Medical School
    Texas Technical University

    Graduated in 2005

  • Internship Hospital
    John Peter Smith Hosp-Fort Worth Affil

    Completed in 2006

  • Residency Hospital
    Forth Worth Hospitals Program

    Completed in 2010

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Brown University / Alpert Medical School

    Completed in 2011

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Lesley has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Lesley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Affiliations

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Dr. Lesley's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Lesley's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Lesley

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Lesley's Care Philosophy

Hand surgery is one of the most rewarding fields in medicine. My years of seeing patients have taught me that everyone has a unique story to tell regarding how their particular condition affects their life. I enjoy getting to know my patients on a personal level, and I strive to identify the best treatment plan, surgical or nonsurgical, to achieve their desired goals. Being able to restore normal use of the hands and thereby improve the quality of life in these patients is a privilege.