Dr. Thomas Nienke, DO

Dr. Thomas Nienke, DO

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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42 y/o
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Dr. Thomas Nienke, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

Pinellas Medical Associates

5880 49th St N Ste 104

Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Nienke's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nienke treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Nienke treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Bursitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nienke treats Bursitis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nienke treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nienke treats Spine Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Nienke treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Nienke's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Disorders
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Disorders
Knee Replacement
Knee Surgery
Kyphoplasty
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
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 Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Scoliosis Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Pinellas Medical Associates we recognize the value of every person and are guided by our commitment to excellence. It is our privilege to provide exemplary care for each of our patients and their families. We demonstrate this by our ability to mee...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery Spine Surgery

Education

2014
Florida Orthopaedic Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Summa Health System
Residency Hospital
2008
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Medical School
2000
University of Kansas / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
2014
2013
2008
2000

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nienke

4.3

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr sent me for a steriod injection and told me to make a followup appt after it was done, tried to do that today, he's gone, no warning, no nothing! I am so upset....I am probably going to have to start this whole ordeal over again...I can't say enough about how upset I am!
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I would love to give him more but he resigned. No warning just poof. Just a tad over a week before my surgery. I'm really unhappy.
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Dr. Nienke has treated me since 2014. He spends time explaining all treatment options and makes sure you understand the potential for success and the risks. He won't give up until he finds a way to give you the best pain relief available. His PA John is just as caring and skilled with patients....Read More
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Dr. Nienke has treated me with the upmost respect, something I find less and less of now a days. Additionally, his staff as well as himself, spends as much time as you need to understand what is going on with you, your treatment options, as well as after the procedure, visiting you on a daily basis...Read More
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Pinellas Medical Associates

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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
Tricare

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