Dr. John B. Dorsey, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

25431 Cabot Rd Suite 110
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
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Dr. Dorsey:

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Dr. Dorsey's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center - Laguna Hills
24451 Health Center Drive
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Mission Hospital - Laguna Beach
31872 Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
SOUTH COUNTY ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES
SOUTH COUNTY ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES
25431 Cabot Rd Suite 110
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
SOUTH COUNTY ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOC
SOUTH COUNTY ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOC
801 N Tustin Ave Suite 501
Santa Ana, CA 92705
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    Dr. Dorsey's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1975
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    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
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    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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    Background Check for Dr. Dorsey

    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

    West Virginia University
    Graduated in 1966

    Internship Hospital

    Portsmouth Naval Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    Califirvine

    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. Dorsey & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Dorsey's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Dorsey has admitting privileges:

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    • Saddleback Memorial Medical Center - Laguna Hills

    • Mission Hospital - Laguna Beach

    • Western Medical Center Santa Ana

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Dorsey

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dorsey to family and friends

    9 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Dorsey's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 8 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Dorsey
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Dorsey accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    SOUTH COUNTY ORTHOPEDIC ASSOCIATES
    25431 Cabot Rd Suite 110
    Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    (949) 716-1900 (Office)
    (949) 716-1919 (Fax)
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    SOUTH COUNTY ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOC
    801 N Tustin Ave Suite 501
    Santa Ana, CA 92705
    (949) 347-9000 (Office)
    (714) 543-0990 (Fax)
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