David Thull

Hand Surgeon

Plastic reconstruction



1979-1983: Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, B.S Biology, Summa Cum Laude

Medical School: 19831987: Creighton University, MD with Honors.


  • 1987-1992: Orthopedic Surgery. Creighton University and University of Nebraska


1992-1993: Hand Surgery Fellowship. Seattle, Washington.


Dr David Thull has been in practice in Scottsdale since 1993.

Born in Omaha, Nebraska, his family decided to move to Phoenix in 1973. He began his higher education in 1979 at Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles. From there, he graduated summa cum laude with a BS in biology in 1983. Afterwards, he moved to Nebraska for his MD from Creighton University. This is where he met his beautiful wife of 27 years.

He stayed in Omaha and was trained in Orthopedic surgery at a combined program with Creighton University and University of Nebraska, which he completed in 1992. He developed a desire to practice hand surgery and moved to Seattle Washington for a one year fellowship which he completed in 1993; thereafter moving to Scottsdale to begin his medical practice.

He has recently joined The Arizona Center for Hand to Shoulder Surgery to continue his practice of hand surgery.

Honors & Awards

Phoenix Top Doc:

2001, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2018, 2019


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