Dr. Joel Nilsson MD
Hand Surgeons — San Antonio, TXContact Dr. Nilsson
Dr. Joel Nilsson specializes in hand surgery, orthopedic surgery in San Antonio, Texas. Details of Dr. Nilsson's 19 years experience as an MD, his 2 hospital affiliations and education at Georgetown University are available on your free doctor report.
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21 Spurs Ln
San Antonio, TX 78240
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Joel Nilsson identified specializing in
Hand SurgeryHand Surgery
A specialist trained in the investigation, preservation and restoration by medical, surgical, and rehabilitative means of all structures of the upper extremity directly affecting the form and function of the hand and wrist. and Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.. He is certied by The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery for Orthopedic Surgery and Hand Surgery.
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Dr. Nilsson is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
111 Dallas St
San Antonio, TX 78205
EducationDr. Nilsson attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine and graduated in 1994 having 19 years experience.
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