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Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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4.6 out of 5

210 Ratings
27 Comments

Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Lower Extremity Trauma, Orthopaedic Traumatology and Rehabilitation, Foot Trauma, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery, Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sports Medicine

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1979
  • Sc.M., Sch Hyg & PH,Johns Hopkins U, 1982
  • M.D., Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1986
  • Internship, Surgery, U Mississippi Hosp-Jackson, 1987
  • Internship, Orthopaedic Surgery, U Mississippi Hosp-Jackson, 1991
  • Fellowship, Mayo Clinic/Scottsdale, 1992

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Orthopaedic Surg
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • North Carolina Orthopedic Assn
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Assn
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Southern Orthopedic Assn
  • AO Alumni Association
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Am Ortho Foot & Ankle Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Forsyth-Davie-Stokes Medical S

NPI Number

  • 1720062110
Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

210 Ratings
27 Comments

Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedics

Research Interests

education/training (all f, t,, health services, research/outc, surgery/trauma/burns/trauma

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Recent Publications

Halvorson JJ, Winter SB, Teasdall RD, Scott AT. Talar neck fractures: a systematic review of the literature. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2013;52(1):56-61.

Bhandari M, Tornetta P III, Rampersad SA, Sprague S, Heels-Ansdell D, Sanders DW, Schemitsch EH, Swiontkowski M, Walter S, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB,. (Sample) size matters! An examination of sample size from the SPRINT trial study to prospectively evaluate reamed intramedullary nails in patients with tibial fractures. J Orthop Trauma. 2013;27(4):183-189.

Evans DW, Scott AT, Teasdall RD, Smith BP, Howlett A, Connor-Kerr T, Sparks JL. Mechanical properties of lower limb dermis following static and cyclic compression. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2012;48():104-111.

Foote KM, Teasdall RD, Tanaka ML, Scott AT. First metatarsophalangeal arthrodesis: a biomechanical comparison of three fixation constructs. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2012;21(4):223-231.

Halvorson JJ, Anz A, Langfitt M, Deonanan JK, Scott A, Teasdall RD, Carroll EA. Vascular injury associated with extremity trauma: initial diagnosis and management. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2011;19(8):495-504.

Teasdall RD. Principles of debridement In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 87-91.

Teasdall RD. Role of fracture stabilization In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 96-97.

Teasdall RD, Long J. Primary and secondary wound closure In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 127-134.

Guggenheim M, Contaldo C, Steinstraber L, Al-Benna S, Teasdall RD. Complications related to tissue coverage In: Volgas DA, Harder Y, eds. Manual of soft-tissue management in orthopaedic trauma. Davos (Switzerland): AO Foundation;2011: 215-222.

Simunovic N, Walter S, Devereaux PJ, Sprague S, Guyatt GH, Schemitsch E, Tornetta P III, Sanders D, Swiontkowski M, Bhandari M, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB, Wiesler ER,. Outcomes assessment in the SPRINT multicenter tibial fracture trial: adjudication committee size has trivial effect on trial results. J Clin Epidemiol. 2011;64(9):1023-1033.

Teasdall RD. Midfoot arthritis: nonoperative treatment and arthrodesis In: Coetzee JC, Hurwitz SR, eds. Arthritis and arthroplasty: the foot and ankle. Philadelphia: Sanders/Elsevier;2010: 285-292.

Apel PJ, Crane D, Northam CN, Callahan M, Smith TL, Teasdall RD. Effect of selective sensory denervation on fracture-healing: an experimental study of rats. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009;91(12):2886-2895.

Busse JW, Bhandari M, Guyatt GH, Heels-Ansdell D, Mandel S, Sanders D, Schemitsch E, Swiontkowski M, Tornetta P III, Wai E, Walter SD, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB,. Use of both short musculoskeletal function assessment questionnaire and short form-36 among tibial-fracture patients was redundant. J Clin Epidemiol. 2009;62(11):1210-1217.

Barnett TM, Teasdall RD. Bilateral lateral process fracture of the talus in a motocross rider. Foot Ankle Int. 2008;29(2):245-247.

Bhandari M, Guyatt G, Tornetta P III, Schemitsch EH, Swiontkowski M, Sanders D, Walter SD, Webb LX, Teasdall RD, Birkedal JP, Martin DF, Ruch DS, Kilgus DJ, Pollock DC, Harris MB, Wiesler ER, Ward WG, Shilt JS,. Randomized trial of reamed and unreamed intramedullary nailing of tibial shaft fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008;90(12):2567-2578.

Teasdall RD, Allen PG. Surgical fixation of navicular body fractures. Tech Foot Ankle Surg. 2007;6(2):108-112.

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Professor, Orthopaedics

Clinical Interests

Lower Extremity Trauma, Orthopaedic Traumatology and Rehabilitation, Foot Trauma, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery, Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sports Medicine
Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.

Professor, Orthopaedics

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Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Robert D. Teasdall, M.D.210 Ratings
27 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.6
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.6
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
4.1



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

5/6/2015

Dr. Teasdall is a wonderful doctor. I have traveled all over the world - the US, Germany, Mexico, Cyprus to name a few. I can confidently say that Dr. Teasdall is the best doctor I have seen throughout the world.

3/30/2015

he walked me out when we were done. great bedside manner

3/29/2015

This encounter (my first) with this doctor was positive.

3/19/2015

Dr Teasdall is excellent

3/18/2015

I felt as though I was his only patient. My appt ran into lunch time but that didn't seem to bother him, his nurse, or the student with him. Felt like they were iinterested in helping me.

3/11/2015

Dr. Teasdale is the nicest, most pleasant Dr. I have ever met. He immediately puts you at ease, and is so down to earth and treats you with so much respect. He is very professional and I have the highest regard for him as a doctor. A very pleasant man.

3/11/2015

Minimum follow-up care. Maybe because the doctor was running behind?

2/23/2015

Dr. Teasdall has been a blessing for me. He has taken such good care of me. I'm so anxious to be able to know my final results.

2/18/2015

Great dr. - Very caring.

2/18/2015

Very pleased w/my experience at WFBH, especially *Dr. Teasdall - excellent physician.

2/17/2015

Most pleasant visit.

2/11/2015

He was very sympathetic and understanding.

1/25/2015

very good

1/10/2015

Excellent doctor who takes into account the whole person, not just a particular body part being examined.

1/7/2015

I felt very comfortable with the staff at CompRehab, and I was confident that they all were providing me with the best care possible.

1/4/2015

Excellent, caring surgeon !!!

11/3/2014

Very good experience!!

10/30/2014

Great doctor!!! Am very confident in his care!

10/19/2014

professional and caring staff

9/23/2014

*Dr. Teasdall is wonderful!

8/19/2014

He was great, he listen & helped a lot.

8/8/2014

I will definitely go back to Dr. Teasdall for any foot problems.

8/6/2014

I would recommend Dr. Teasdall to anyone in need of foot surgery.

8/6/2014

This is the best heath care treatment I have ever had!

7/25/2014

I felt so comfortable the whole time we talked about everything. He truely took the time to ensure all my questions were being asked and that I had the information needed for me to make a decision.

7/24/2014

dr. Teasdall is very careful to ask if I. have any questions for,him

7/24/2014

Dr. Teasdall is the best!

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