Dr. Peter B. Pappas, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

76 Brookwood Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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Dr. Pappas' Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa
3325 Chanate Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Ukiah Valley Medical Center
275 Hospital Drive
Ukiah, CA 95482

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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. Pappas

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Santa Rosa Spine Institute
Santa Rosa Spine Institute
76 Brookwood Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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    Dr. Pappas' Experience

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Ataxia
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hip Sprain
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Pappas

    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

    Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Graduated in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    University Ca Davis Med Center

    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. Pappas & 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. Pappas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Pappas has admitting privileges:

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    • Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa

    • Sutter Lakeside Hospital

    • Ukiah Valley Medical Center

    • Palm Drive Hospital

    • St. Helena Hospital Clearlake

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pappas

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pappas to family and friends

    50 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Pappas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    50 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    49 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 48 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Pappas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    51 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    51 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    51 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    51 responses
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Pappas accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Santa Rosa Spine Institute
    76 Brookwood Ave
    Santa Rosa, CA 95404
    (707) 523-2381 (Office)
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