Dr. Paul Shonnard, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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Age 53
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Dr. Paul Shonnard, MD
Dr. Paul Shonnard, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Reno, NV. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Shonnard is affiliated with Renown Regional Medical Center, Northern Nevada Medical Center and Renown South Meadows Medical Center.

10635 Professional Cir Ste A

Reno, NV 89521

Contact Information

(775) 852-0505

Dr. Paul Shonnard, MD

Dr. Paul Shonnard, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Care Philosophy

Nevada Orthopedics is dedicated to offering exceptional orthopedic care with compassion, dignity and the human approach that each and every patient needs and deserves. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality, most comprehensive, and professional treatment that results in the most successful outcome for our patients and their lifestyles. Our objective is to provide our patients with a functional and mobile lifestyle that they can rely on throughout their lives.
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Dr. Shonnard's Experience

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Dr. Shonnard'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 Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • 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 Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder 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 Tenotomy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • 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 Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • 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 Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • University Of Colorado/ Boulder
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • The Hospital For Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shonnard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shonnard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shonnard to family and friends
3.6
based on 36 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Shonnard's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Sparks, NV |
Dr Shonnard has been my surgeon for 8 years and has always been professional yet up front about what was going on with me medically. He has done an amazing job with my hips and I am so thankful to have such a qualified surgeon right here in the Reno/Sparks area.
in Reno, NV |
Extremely thorough. Will work hard to make sure the diagnosis is correct and consequently perform the indicated surgery. He has operated on me 4 times.
in Quincy, CA |
After a terrible experience with Dr. Dolan, I found Dr. Shonnard. After a year of seeing 3 different doctors without a diagnosis and game plan, Dr. Shonnard was able to not only find what was wrong with my son's hip, mixed femoral acetabular impingement, he found it on the other side as well. Just after the first surgery my son has experienced DRAMATIC improvement! He's so excited to get back on the basketball court. Dr. Shonnard has amazing patient skills as well - no God complex here.
in Reno, NV |
I had a total knee replacement done by Pail Shonnard. He misaligned the tibial portion of the prosthesis by almost 20°. I'm going to have to get revision surgery, but definitely not by Paul Sonnard.
in Sparks, NV |
pushing for mandatory X ray to the patient doesn't make sense.
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Dr. Shonnard accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Shonnard has admitting privileges

Renown South Meadows Medical Center
10101 Double R Blvd
Reno, NV 89521
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Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St
Reno, NV 89502
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Northern Nevada Medical Center
2375 E Prater Way
Sparks, NV 89434
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