Dr. Richard Zapanta, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 69

880 S Atlantic Blvd Ste 205
Monterey Park, CA 91754
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Dr. Zapanta's Experience

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Dr. Zapanta's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Monterey Park Hospital
900 S Atlantic Blvd
Monterey Park, CA 91754

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Eastside Orthopedic Med Assocs
Eastside Orthopedic Med Assocs
880 S Atlantic Blvd Ste 205
Monterey Park, CA 91754
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    Dr. Zapanta's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Fracture Care
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Total Joint Replacement
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
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    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
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    • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Lupus
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprain
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Tendon Injuries
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Zapanta

    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 School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California

    Residency Hospital

    L a Co Usc 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. Zapanta & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Zapanta's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
    • 6 responses

    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zapanta to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Zapanta's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Zapanta

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Eastside Orthopedic Med Assocs
    880 S Atlantic Blvd Ste 205
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
    (626) 289-0178 (Office)
    (626) 308-2083 (Fax)
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