This surgeon was submitted to G.O.S. by Lisa DiSalvio. She commented in her entry:
The best surgeon in the state. My husband had a hip replacement there by a different doctor and it was great too. They use Sacred Heart Medical Center. They are a center of excellence.Lisa DeSalvio
Dr. Strasser is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship-trained in foot and ankle surgery. He works at Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and provides specialized expertise in foot and ankle/lower extremity surgery. His interests include surgery of the knee, ankle, and foot with a particular interest in ankle/foot sports medicine and ankle arthroplasty. He is a member of the AOFAS and AAOS.
“I feel fortunate to be part of a team of trainers, therapists, ancillary providers, and physicians working toward the common goal of maximizing the recovery and performance of our patients. Our goal is to assess each individual patient to customize a treatment plan that optimizes the rehab to maximize your functional recovery,” shares Dr. Strasser.
Dr. Strasser resides in Eugene, Oregon with his wife and six children. While not running competitively he still enjoys recreational running. His hobbies include spending time with his family, working outdoors, live-fire cooking, exercise, reading, and listening to podcasts. In addition to working full time at Slocum, serves as Surgery Division Chair at PeaceHealth Riverbend Medical Center and a member of the community orthopedic trauma program.
Website: Dr. Nicolas Strasser
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