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Dr. Bredthauer has nearly 30 years experience in orthopedics and specializes in adult reconstructive surgery, especially hip and knee replacement. He is a native Nebraskan who grew up in the same town as Husker legend and current head football coach Scott Frost (Wood River).

Hometown: Wood River, NE


Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Knee Arthritis, Hip Fractures, Hip Arthritis, Hip Bursitis, Hip Dislocation, and less common conditions


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Ages treated: 9+

Accepts workers comp: Yes

35 Years in Practice



  • Board Certified in Orthopedics by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


  • Creighton/University of Nebraska Health Foundation | Orthopedic Residency, 1990
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center  | MD, 1985
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln | BA, 1981 (Chemistry)

Memberships & Awards

  • Metropolitan Omaha Medical Society
  • Nebraska Medical Association
  • American Acssociation of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Patient Reviews

4.7 out of 5 (1,478 Ratings, 359 Comments)

5 stars
Aug 19, 2020
This being my first visit, I was pleased with the time taken to answer questions and give a possible course of treatment when needed. Thank you.
5 stars
Aug 17, 2020
Dr Bredthauer is a wonderful caring Dr. It is great to be able to go to him since he worked with Dr. Cochran and knows my history. Dr. Bredthauer has a well trained staff who truly care about their patients.
5 stars
Aug 13, 2020
You all are very good to the people you see. This is the second time you have done me a big favor with the injections. Thank you so much for what you do your the best.
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