Dr. Nicholas Connors, MD

Dr. Nicholas Connors, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Nicholas Connors, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Port Charlotte, FL. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.Read his story

Advanced Orthopedic Center

1641 Tamiami Trl

Port Charlotte, FL 33948
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Connors' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Connors "I am a board certified orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in replacements of the hip and knee. I specialize in all knee replacement surgeries including partial replacements, complete replacements and complex revision knee replacements. I also specialize in all hip replacement surgeries including complex primary and revision hip replacements. I am one of the few surgeons in the country that can do all hip and knee replacements robotically assisted."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Connors "We empower patients and are dedicated to helping restore active lifestyles."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Robotic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders

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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement With Robotic Assistance
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Image-Guided Hip Replacement
  • Joint Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Depauw University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Indiana School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Connors has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Fawcett Memorial Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 100 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Connors is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Connors' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Connors to family and friends
3.3
based on 14 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Connors' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Connors Says:

Dear John T.

I am sorry you had to wait 45 minutes to see me. The months of January, February and March are the "busy season" in Charlotte county. Unfortunately, during these months there are more people who fall and break their bones. These patients have to be worked into the schedule on an emergent basis which then puts us further behind. Also, the time spent on an office visit correlates with the complexity of the problem. For

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Patient Comments (2)

in Punta Gorda, FL |
Probably not....While Dr. Connors may be an excellent doctor, I probably will never know. My first visit was a short 10 minutes after waiting 45 minutes past my appointment time. He was without good inter-personal skills. Today my appointment was scheduled for 9:30 and I arrived at 9:15. Without...more
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in North Port, FL |
Completely satisfied with the way he took care of me.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Connors accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 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. Connors has admitting privileges

Fawcett Memorial Hospital
21298 Olean Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
2500 Harbor Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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