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About Dr. Douglas Neilson

Dr. Douglas Neilson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sioux Falls, SD, with another office in Yankton, SD. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Neilson is affiliated with Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Medical Center, Avera Sacred Heart Hospital and Avera St Benedict Health Center - CAH. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Sioux Falls VA Medical Center

2501 W 22nd St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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2007 Locust St
Yankton, SD 57078
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Dr. Douglas Neilson has the following 2 specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Expertise

    16 Expertise

  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery


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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Neilson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Medical Center
  • Avera Sacred Heart Hospital
  • Avera St Benedict Health Center - CAH
  • Wagner Community Memorial Hospital
  • Lewis &amp Clark Specialty Hospital, Yankton, SD
  • Weiner Memorial Medical Center
  • Lewis and Clark Specialty Hospital
  • Freeman Medical Center
  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • University Of Saskatchewan College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1976

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Douglas Neilson accepts the following insurance providers.

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