Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery (Orthopaedics) - is the section Surgery, dealing with operative treatment of damage of muscular and bone system - bones, joints and ligaments.
- California, La Jolla
Dr. Laura R Alberton, MD works in
La Jolla, California is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated Mayo Medical School in 1994. Dr. Alberton is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital and practicing for 23 years
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Scripps Green Hospital is a hospital located in La Jolla, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 3 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 8 of 16 procedures.
Dr. Adam S Rosen, MD works in
La Jolla, California is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000. Dr. Rosen is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Scripps Green Hospital and practicing for 17 years
Dr. Bruce E Van Dam, MD works in
La Jolla, California is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1976. Dr. Dam is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas and practicing for 41 years
Dr. Choll W Kim, MD works in
La Jolla, California is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated Harvard Medical School in 1996. Dr. Kim is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and practicing for 21 years
Dr. Clifford W Colwell, MD works in
La Jolla, California is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated University Of Michigan Medical School in 1962. Dr. Colwell is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital and practicing for 55 years
This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...