Dr. Laura R. Alberton, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Female • Age 48

106666 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite Ste B4
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dr. Alberton's Experience

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Dr. Alberton's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Alberton Performs

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
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Conditions Dr. Alberton Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Scripps Green Hospital
10666 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alberton

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
106666 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite Ste B4
La Jolla, CA 92037
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    Dr. Alberton's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2009
    • Orthopedic Surgery, 2002
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Steroid Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • 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 Knee
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
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    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
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    Background Check for Dr. Alberton

    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

    Mayo Medical School
    Graduated in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Clin Grad Sch
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alberton & 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. Alberton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Scripps Green Hospital where Dr. Alberton has admitting privileges:

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    • Scripps Green Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alberton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alberton to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Alberton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Alberton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alberton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Delta Health System
    • GEHA
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    106666 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite Ste B4
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 554-7980 (Office)
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