Dr. Lance J. Wrobel, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200
Laguna Woods, CA 92637
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Dr. Wrobel:

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Dr. Wrobel's Experience

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Dr. Wrobel's Care Philosophy

Dr. Wrobel's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Wrobel Performs

Conditions Dr. Wrobel Treats

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
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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 - Mission Viejo
27700 Medical Center Road
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wrobel

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
South County Orthopedic Specs
South County Orthopedic Specs
24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200
Laguna Woods, CA 92637
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    Dr. Wrobel's Experience

    Dr. Wrobel's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Steroid Injections
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Tendonitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Wrobel

    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

    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1969

    Internship Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1970

    Residency Hospital

    Us Naval Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Undergraduate Schools

    Loyola University Chicago

    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. Wrobel & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Wrobel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saddleback Memorial Medical Center - Laguna Hills

    • Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wrobel

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wrobel to family and friends

    28 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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

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    • Yes.

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    South County Orthopedic Specs
    24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200
    Laguna Woods, CA 92637
    (949) 586-3200 (Office)
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