Dr. Gordon Engel, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 77

2200 Ofarrell St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Dr. Engel's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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2200 Ofarrell St
San Francisco, CA 94115
2238 Geary Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94115
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    Dr. Engel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Engel

    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

    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California

    Residency Hospital

    L a Co Usc Med Center
    St Mary's Hospital Med Center

    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. Engel & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Engel accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    2200 Ofarrell St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 833-2000 (Office)
    (415) 353-8570 (Fax)
    B
    2238 Geary Blvd
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 833-2000 (Office)
    C
    Kaiser Permanente Specialty Svs
    450 6th Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    (415) 833-2202 (Office)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Engel?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Engel to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Engel
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Engel
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.