Dr. Nelson Soohoo, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 45

1250 16th St # 2100
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
757 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery
UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery- Santa Monica Clinic
1250 16th St # 2100
Santa Monica, CA 90404
UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery
UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery- Westwood Clinic
100 Ucla Medical Plz Ste 755
Los Angeles, CA 90024
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    Dr. Soohoo's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Podiatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    1
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Steroid Injections
    2
    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hammer Toe
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Soohoo

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    San Diego State University
    Graduated in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Emory University School Of Med
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Soohoo & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
    • Spanish
  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. Soohoo'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Soohoo has admitting privileges:

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    • UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica

    • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Soohoo

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Soohoo to family and friends

    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Soohoo's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Soohoo
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    above
    national average

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  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Soohoo accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery
    UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery- Santa Monica Clinic
    1250 16th St # 2100
    Santa Monica, CA 90404
    (310) 319-1234 (Office)
    (424) 259-6560 (Fax)
    B
    UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery
    UCLA Orthopaedic Surgery- Westwood Clinic
    100 Ucla Medical Plz Ste 755
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
    (310) 319-1234 (Office)
    (424) 259-6560 (Fax)
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