We found 6 hand surgeons who accept Anthem Blue Cross EPO near La Jolla, CA.
Dr. Brooke Ballard is a hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. Her clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and knee ligament injuries. On average, patients gave Dr. Ballard a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. She trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) for her residency. Dr. Ballard is conversant in Spanish. She is professionally affiliated with Sharp HealthCare. She welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Arthroscopy and arthroplasty, Bloodless medicine, Hand Therapy, Joint Replacement, Ligament ... (Read more)
Dr. Richard Chaffoo's areas of specialization are plastic surgery and hand surgery. He obtained his medical school training at Wake Forest University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Naval Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Oregon Health & Science University. Clinical interests for Dr. Chaffoo include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Patients gave Dr. Chaffoo an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Chaffoo's hospital/clinic affiliations include Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery & Computer Imaging, ... (Read more)
Dr. Michael Pomerantz is a medical specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Pomerantz attended Albany Medical College and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) for residency. His areas of expertise include bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, knee ligament injuries, and sports health. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Pomerantz's professional affiliations include Memphis VA Medical Center and Sharp HealthCare. He welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Arthritis, Arthroscopy and arthroplasty, Arthroscopy and arthroplasty (shoulder), Bloodless ... (Read more)
Dr. Mark Rechnic sees patients in San Diego, CA and La Jolla, CA. His medical specialties are plastic surgery and hand surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Rechnic average 2.5 stars out of 5. He is especially interested in plastic surgery procedures. Dr. Rechnic accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Rechnic studied medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Southern California (USC) for his residency. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery of the Hand
Dr. Richard Bodor's specialties are plastic surgery and hand surgery. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. He accepts Health Net, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. Dr. Bodor (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hungarian and German. He is affiliated with VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS).
Dr. David Smith is a specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in La Jolla, CA and San Diego, CA. In his practice, Dr. Smith focuses on musculoskeletal surgery. Dr. Smith is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. He is an in-network provider for Blue Shield, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Smith's office for an appointment. Before performing his residency at Stanford University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with New York Medical College, Dr. Smith attended the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine.
Clinical interests: Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand
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- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Fingers that cannot be straightened, such as with Dupuytren’s contracture
- Deformities of the fingers, such as syndactyly (webbed or fused fingers) or polydactyly (extra fingers)
- Wrist or hand pain
- Serious injuries of the hand or wrist, including burns and sports injuries
- Reattachment of severed fingers or creation of prosthetics