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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nels Thorderson is Excellent. Dr. Thorderson has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nels Thorderson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Ankle
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Thorderson graduated from Wayne State University, Detroit. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Thorderson has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Marion Regional Medical Center 
  • Pontotoc Health Service CAH 

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Additional Information
Dr. Nels Thorderson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Nels Thorderson practice?
Dr. Nels Thorderson has 1 office location.
Dr. Nels Thorderson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Tupelo, MS.
See Tupelo Orthopedic Surgeons.