Dr. Nicholas Vedder, MD

Dr. Nicholas Vedder, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Nicholas Vedder, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

4245 Roosevelt Way NE Fl 2

Seattle, WA 98105

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Vedder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wrist Fracture
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vedder treats Wrist Fracture more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Vedder treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Radius Fracture
Fracture
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vedder treats Fracture more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Vedder treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
Hand Conditions
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vedder treats Hand Conditions more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Vedder treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Vedder's conditions and procedures:

  • Arm Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nicholas Vedder, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

1990
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
1986
University Wash Hosps
Residency Hospital
1982
University Wash Hosps
Internship Hospital
1981
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1988
1986
1982
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vedder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vedder

3.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
45.45454545454545%
(5)

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My 10yo sons arm was saved by Dr. Vedder and his team. He was airlifted to HMC after being told in Spokane that the damage was so severe the arm needed to be amputated. Dr Vedder talked to us before starting surgery about the probable amputation but that he would do everything he could through Gods...Read More
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I was told about Dr. Vedder by a RN that worked at Harbor View. She said he was the best. The soonest appointment with Dr. Vedder at the Hand Clinic at Harbor View was over a year out. I was told that I could see him at his clinic at the UW. I had pain, swelling, burning, numbness and severe...Read More
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He is the kindest and most gracious individual who cares more about others than himself. I think those who reviewed low did not listen to him during the expectations portion; yes if you do everything as stated your results will be better but there is no assurance on final outcomes. I found him to...Read More
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