Dr. Todd Swanson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(23)
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Dr. Todd Swanson, MD
Dr. Todd Swanson, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Swanson is affiliated with Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center and St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus.

Desert Orthopedic Center

2800 E Desert Inn Rd Ste 100

Las Vegas, NV 89121

Contact Information
Dr. Todd Swanson, MD

Dr. Todd Swanson, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 5 More

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Care Philosophy

The Swanson Hip and Knee Center of Excellence and Research Institute?s mission is to provide unequaled excellence in all aspects of care for patients with hip or knee disorders. The Center of Excellence was created to provide a single location where patients feel confident they are receiving the most sophisticated and advanced treatment available in a personalized, caring environment.
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Dr. Swanson's Experience

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Dr. Swanson'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
1

Board Certifications

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

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • 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 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
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of California Davis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of California Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Metropolitan Mt. Sanai/Hennepin County Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swanson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swanson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swanson to family and friends
3.4
based on 23 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Swanson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Las Vegas, NV |
My husband had Dr Swanson replace his shoulder and knee, he has had more pain than he did before and consequently will not have the other knee done , talking with other patience Dr Swanson didn't do any of the exercises that other patience had after surgery he never saw or heard from Dr Swanson after the surgery!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Swanson accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Sierra Health
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Swanson has admitting privileges

St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
6900 N Durango Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89149
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