Dr. John G. Desantis, DO

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

39000 Bob Hope Dr
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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Hospital Quality

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Eisenhower Medical Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Desert Orthopedic Center
Harry and Diane Rinker Building
39000 Bob Hope Dr
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Desert Orthopedic Center
Eisenhower George & Julia Argyros Health Center
45280 Seeley Dr Suite 2nd Floor
La Quinta, CA 92253
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    Dr. Desantis' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Desantis' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injections
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
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    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
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    Background Check for Dr. Desantis

    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

    Michigan State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Henry Ford Bicounty Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Florida Knee Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Desantis & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Desantis' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Eisenhower Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Desantis

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desantis to family and friends

    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    26 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    26 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    26 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 25 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Desantis
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    27 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Desantis accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Desert Orthopedic Center
    Harry and Diane Rinker Building
    39000 Bob Hope Dr
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760) 568-2684 (Office)
    (760) 341-5832 (Fax)
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    Desert Orthopedic Center
    Eisenhower George & Julia Argyros Health Center
    45280 Seeley Dr Suite 2nd Floor
    La Quinta, CA 92253
    (760) 568-2684 (Office)
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