Dr. Paul F. Nassab, MD

Dr. Paul F. Nassab, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 48 years old

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Restoring the quality of life to patients who suffer from injuries to the hand, elbow and shoulder.Read more

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nassab to family and friends
based on 42 total surveys (8 with reviews)
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  • Trustworthiness
  • Helpfulness
  • Staff
  • Scheduling
Experience with Dr. Nassab
  • 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
Dr. Nassab's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (38)
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in Lees Summit, MO |
First off I love this guy. I was recommended to him by my Mom. He has a great personality and excellent bedside manor. He's very good at what he does and cares about his patients. That's why my wife will be going to him next year. Thanks again Dr Nassab for everything.
in Independence, MO |
Great surgeon. Explained everything and delivered exactly what was promised.
in Independence, MO 64056 |
Dr. Nassab is not only orthopedic surgeon, he is a warm hearted person who has never suggested a surgery to me that was not a necessary one. He has performed surgery on me & I have to say that, going into surgery, I have never felt to so confident. I tell everyone how good he is, & I always will !! He is beyond awesome & I am thrilled that he is my doctor !!!
in Blue Springs, MO |
Dr. Nassab performed carpal tunnel surgery on my left and right wrists. After surgery followed with excellent therapy and care, I regained feeling in both hands. I am very pleased with Dr. Nassab. He is a very competent and professional physician
in Kansas City, MO |
Dr. Nassab is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. He is always so helpful and friendly. I had a surgery October 2014, my first surgery ever, and he helped calm me down before the procedure. Aside from being an amazing doctor and surgeon, he always has a joke to tell and a smile on his face. I would recommend Dr. Nassab to anyone.
in Independence |
Dr Nasaab was the Ortho Dr.when my husband had his wreck.I'm so thankful for his kindness and understanding.He actually spent time explaining everything.
Blue Springs, MO |
As a veteran doctor-attendee, Pleasantly surprised by Paul. Immediately upon his introduction, I was relaxed. Came to see him after MRI found an issue with my wrist, I cannot wait to see him again. Best bedside manner, came HIGHLY recommended from my OBGYN, didn't cattle rush me out of my office visit; he was kind, funny, gentle, sincere and drew visual aids for a complete understanding of my injury. Instead of corralling me immediately to surgery, the methods of healing he suggested were A+.
in kansas city |
Dr.Nassau treats you like a bestfriend. I feel so comfortable talking to him about what is going on. He is the first Dr.to ever call me after I had to cancel an appointment. Everything he has done for me has been great. I have osteoarthritis. He always helps me any way he is able. Thank you so much for your kindness.
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions


  • Medical School
    Boston University School of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    Tripler Army Medical Center

    Completed in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Medical College Of Virginia Hospitals
  • Fellowship Hospital
    The Cleveland Clinic

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Benjamin Tenny Prize, Outstanding Student in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, 1997
    • Eta Kappa Nu Engineering Honor Society, 1988
    • Alpha Omgea Alpha, Boston University School of Medicine, 1996
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
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Dr. Nassab'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
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Missouri not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.


Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Nassab

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Nassab's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Nassab

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

Dr. Nassab's Care Philosophy

Restoring the quality of life to patients who suffer from injuries to the hand, elbow and shoulder.