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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Donald Walla is Excellent. Dr. Walla has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Donald Walla, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Walla graduated from University of Nebraska, Omaha. He has 6 awards.

Dean's List. Univ. of Nebraska, 8 semesters 1970-74
Donald J. Stewart Award, Outstanding Sophomore in Collegiate Fraternity
Beta Theta Pi Fraternity, Univ. of Nebraska, 1970-74
Phi Eta Sigma, Collegiate Freshman Honorary
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)


Dr. Walla has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Lincoln Surgical Hospital 
  • St Elizabeth Regional Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Donald Joseph Walla MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Donald J. Walla practice?
Dr. Donald Walla has 1 office location.
Dr. Donald Walla practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Lincoln, NE.
See Lincoln Orthopedic Surgeons.