Dr. Ryan Nelson, DO

Dr. Ryan Nelson, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 32
Dr. Ryan Nelson, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Grand Blanc, MI. He graduated from Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.Read his story

861 Health Park Blvd

Grand Blanc, MI 48439

Contact Information

(810) 953-0500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
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Dr. Nelson's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Nelson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "After growing up in Flushing, MI Ryan went on to pursue a Biology degree from University of Michigan. During his time in college Ryan met the team at Greater Michigan Orthopedics where he started working as a medical assistant, which sparked his passion for orthopedics. Dr. Ryan Nelson received his osteopathic medical degree from Midwestern University in Chicago, IL. He returned to Grand Blanc in 2011 for residency here at Genesys where he spent 5 years and served on many committees and chief resident 2015-2016. After residency he continued his training for an additional year in Boston at the New England Baptist Hospital and Boston Children's Hospital. While at these Harvard hospitals, Ryan served as team Doctor for Merrimack College and the Boston Celtics. He was clinical faculty for Tufts University Medical School, and published many research projects. He returns to Grand Blanc to serve the community where he was raised. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "Our mission at Greater Michigan Orthopedics is to meet or exceed the expectations of our patients, providing treatment that is minimally invasive with maximum results. Leading the way in innovative techniques, we continuously seek more and better ways to meet patient needs. From the simplest break to the most delicate surgery, we are patient-centered and results oriented. "

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injuries
  • Ligament Tears
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability

18  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New England Baptist Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

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  • Answers questions

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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