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Dr. Thomas Ambrose II, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Ambrose II

Avera Orthopedics, Sioux Falls, SD

911 E 20th St Ste 300 Sioux Falls, SD 57105

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Dr. Thomas Ambrose II, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from The Ohio State University in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.


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Dr. Ambrose II accepts the following insurance:

Avera
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
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Dr. Ambrose II's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ambrose II treats Joint Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ambrose II treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ambrose II treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Ambrose II treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ambrose II treats Osteoarthritis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ambrose II treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Ambrose II's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bone Cancer
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Mini-Incision Hip Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Revision of Arthroplasty Surgery
  • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
  • Revision of Total Joint
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Total Joint Replacement and Revision
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement Revision
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Dr. Ambrose II's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ambrose II

4.8

Based on 84 reviews

5 Stars
91.66666666666667%
(77)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
4.761904761904762%
(4)

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My hip replacement experience was very good. Well worth the time so I could get back to life and ride motorcycle with my husband. The intense learning all the way trough was great.
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It has been 6 months since my hip replacement and it is wonderful. No more living with pain 24/7. Avera Orthopedics/Dr. Ambrose are great.
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Goood care. Easy to visit with. Understands my concerns. Very good doctor! Excellent experience, would do it again.
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Dr. Ambrose is great- my problems were ended with the surgery & knee replacements (left and right) that he did.
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Everything has been excellent
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GREAT staff.
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Excellent health care services- very attentive and comforting. Ill have another operation without hesitation.
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Everything went well!
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Dr. Ambrose is an awesome Doctor. He explains everything in words i could understand. I highly recommend him.
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Friendly staff, very efficient. My wait time was minimal, I appreciate that.
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About Me

My care philosophy is to engage the patient as a partner in the treatment of their hip or knee arthritis symptoms.  I strive to educate patients about the disease process, how it can be managed non-operatively early on, and when desired activiti...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1994
American College Of Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Ao Intl
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Denver Children's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1988
The Ohio State University Medical Center & Nationwide Children's Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
The Ohio State University Medical Center & Nationwide Children's Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
The Ohio State University
Medical School
1979
University Of California At Los Angeles
Undergraduate School
1994
1989
1989
1988
1984
1983
1979

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Fellow
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Mid America Orthopaedic Association, Member
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Member

Locations

Avera Orthopedics, Sioux Falls, SD

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

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