Female 79 years

Dr. Margaret E Elfering, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  California,  Santa Maria

 Overview

Dr. Margaret E Elfering, MD works in Santa Maria, California is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center in 1971. Dr. Elfering is affiliated with Sequoia Hospital, Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Marian Medical Center, Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital, Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and practicing for 53 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Corneal Graft
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dog Allergy
  • Drug Withdrawal
  • Female Pseudohermaphrodism
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Food Allergy - Castor Bean
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Hemofiltration
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Macular Edema
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Non-Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Premature Ovarian Failure
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Syndactyly
  • Third-Degree Burns

 Procedures

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Point Injection

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 53

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Year completed: 1971

Medical School


Oregon Health And Science University School Of Medicine

Portland, OR, United States

Graduated: 1966

 Awards

1   AAOS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Elfering Pain Institute

201 North College Drive Suite 101
California (CA)
Santa Maria,
93454

  (805) 925-9581

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Map & Directions



Elfering Pain Institute, 201 North College Drive Suite 101, Santa Maria, California (CA), 93454




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Community Health Choice
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Assignment MCR
  • Medicare Complete MCR
  • Medicare MCR
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
  • WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals





Sequoia Hospital

170 Alameda De Las Pulgas California CA, Redwood City, 94062

Sequoia Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital providing innovative and exceptional healthcare to Bay Area residents since 1950. We offer a full range of medical, surgical and specialty programs.


 (650) 367-5551


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Northridge Hospital Medical Center

18300 Roscoe Boulevard California CA, Northridge, 91325

Northridge Hospital Medical Center is a hospital located in Northridge, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 9 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 8 of 15 procedures.



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Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Pueblo At Bath Street California CA, Santa Barbara, 93105

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a hospital located in Santa Barbara, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 8 of 16 procedures.



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Marian Medical Center

1400 East Church Street California CA, Santa Maria, 93454

Marian Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Santa Maria, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 13 procedures.



Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital photo


Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital

2050 Viborg Road California CA, Solvang, 93463

Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital is a hospital located in Solvang, CA.



Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital photo


Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

351 South Patterson Avenue California CA, Santa Barbara, 93111

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital is a hospital located in Santa Barbara, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 4 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 4 procedures.




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