Dr. Basil Alwattar, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

80 Grand Ave Ste 500
Oakland, CA 94612
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Dr. Alwattar's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit
350 Hawthorne Ave
Oakland, CA 94609
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp
2450 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705

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Oakland Bone & Joint Specialist
Oakland Bone & Joint Specialist
80 Grand Ave Ste 500
Oakland, CA 94612
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    Dr. Alwattar's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Replacement
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    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Background Check for Dr. Alwattar

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    UNIV OF IL COLL OF MED
    Graduated in 2004

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alwattar & Staff

    • English
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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit

    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp

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    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alwattar to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Alwattar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alwattar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Oakland Bone & Joint Specialist
    80 Grand Ave Ste 500
    Oakland, CA 94612
    (510) 451-6266 (Office)
    (510) 451-6260 (Fax)
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