Dr. Christopher J. Coufal, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

2405 Shadelands Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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Dr. Coufal's Experience

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Coufal applies expertise and specialized training daily to deliver state-the-art care. He feels that part of his job is to educate the patient about their orthopedic condition and listen to their concerns.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery, 2001
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  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revisions
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Point Injections
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  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
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  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Systemic Sclerosis
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Background Check for Dr. Coufal

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

University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Graduated in 1992

Internship Hospital

University Of Texas Health Science Center
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

University Of Texas Health Science Center
Complete in 1997

Fellowship Hospital

Henry Ford Hospital
Complete in 1998

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. Coufal & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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