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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

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Dr. Ferkel's Experience

Dr. Ferkel's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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  • Cartilage Repair
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Steroid Injection
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  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
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Background Check for Dr. Ferkel

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

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Al Wister Award, National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame, 2006
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Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1977

Internship Hospital

Ucla Medical Center
Complete in 1978

Residency Hospital

Ucla Medical Center
Complete in 1982

Fellowship Hospital

Southern California Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Medical Group
Complete in 1983

Undergraduate Schools

university of california
Graduated in 1973

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. Ferkel & Staff

  • English
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