Dr. Nikola Zivaljevic, MD

Dr. Nikola Zivaljevic, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Nikola Zivaljevic, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Ulm, Ulm, Germany in 1997 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

12230 Coit Rd Ste 100

Dallas, TX 75251

Contact Information

(214) 252-7039

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Zivaljevic's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zivaljevic treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 79% of his peers

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

Hand Fracture
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zivaljevic treats Hand Fracture more than 79% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Scaphoid Fractures
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zivaljevic treats Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) more than 79% of his peers

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

Dr. Zivaljevic's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Femur Fracture
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
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
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nikola Zivaljevic, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Ulm, Ulm, Germany in 1997 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 2014
    Massachusetts Gen Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    SUNY At Buffalo, Buffalo, Ny
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2009
    SUNY At Buffalo, Buffalo, Ny
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2000
    Duquesne University
    2000
  • 1997
    University Of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1997
    University Of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Undergraduate School
    1997

Languages

  • Bosnian
  • Croatian
  • French
  • German

Dr. Zivaljevic's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zivaljevic

4.1

Based on 13 reviews

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Dr Zivaljevic diagnosed my hand malady accurately and performed the required surgery without a flaw. He thoroughly explained the condition and what the surgery entailed prior to surgery. He was patient and thorough in answering all of my questions.
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I had an accident, fell from my daughter's skateboard and the results were a compound radial fracture. My hand looked awful. I found Dr. Zivaljevic through a recommendation of Lankford Hand Surgery. Dr. Zivaljevic did an amazing job repairing my hand. His work was spot on and his skilled hands...Read More
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He was absolutely a genius! My hands were both mutilated in a dog fight. I had broken bones, pulverized bones, partial amputation, and shredded tendons. He was calm and gentle every step of the way. He miraculously saved my nail on the partial amputation. My hands are fully functional and pain...Read More
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My husband had serious cellulitis in his arm June of 2017. Dr Z did surgery and prevented it from going to the bone. He's my hero!
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I had a very bad fracture in my right wrist, requiring plates and screws. Dr. Zivaljevic was very honest about the procedure and future restraints with my wrist. He did a great job with surgery, no pain, scar looks great. It's been 3 1/2 months since surgery, I have great mobility of my wrist, no...Read More
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