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With OrthoNebraska since 2009, Dr. Buzzell subspecializes in shoulder problems.  He has published research articles and co-authored book chapters on the surgical and non-operative treatment of rotator cuff disorders, shoulder instability, suprascapular neuropathy, and shoulder replacement. Throughout his training and career, he has provided medicine coverage for high school, college, and professional athletes. Currently, he serves as a team orthopedic specialist for Bellevue University, Burke High School and the Justin Boots Sports Medicine team (Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association).

Hometown: Austin, TX

Conditions

Biceps Tear at the Elbow, Biceps Tear at the Shoulder, Broken Collarbone, Frozen Shoulder, Labrum Tears (SLAP), Rotator Cuff Tears, Shoulder Arthritis, Shoulder Impingement, Shoulder Injuries, Shoulder Joint Tear, Separated Shoulder, and less common conditions

Treatments

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Ages treated: 14+

Accepts workers comp: Yes

18 Years in Practice
Jonathan Buzzell, MD at Rodeo

Credentials

Certifications

Education

  • WB Carrell Memorial Clinic | Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship, 2009
  • Vanderbilt Orthopedic Institute | Orthopedic Residency, 2008
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center | General Surgery Internship, 2004
  • Creighton University School of Medicine | MD, 2003
  • Colorado State University | BS, 1998

Memberships & Awards

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2021, 2022)
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Metro Omaha Medical Society
  • Mid-America Orthopedic Association
  • Nebraska Medical Association
  • Omaha Mid-West Clinical Society

Patient Reviews

4.8 out of 5 (2,553 Ratings, 492 Comments)

5 stars
Aug 12, 2022
The nurses and staff were top knotch and so helpful. I wish I was more coherent in post op to thank them. Dr buzzell kept in contact with my wife throughout everything
5 stars
Jul 27, 2022
Great service. Thank you
5 stars
Jul 25, 2022
Everyone was super nice and easy to work with
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