Dr. Robert Watkins IV, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 42

4640 Admiralty Way Ste 600
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
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Hospital Quality

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Marina Del Rey Hospital
4650 Lincoln Boulevard
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Marina Spine Center
Marina Spine Center
4640 Admiralty Way Ste 600
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
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    Dr. Watkins IV' Experience

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    Dr. Watkins IV' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Laminotomy
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Spinal Decompression
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    2
    • Arthritis of the Spine
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Cord Disorders
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Watkins IV

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Centre For Spinal Studies and Surgery-Queens's Medical Centre
    Complete in 2004
    European and United States Traveling Fellowship
    Complete in 2004

    Undergraduate Schools

    Vanderbilt University
    Graduated in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Watkins IV & Staff

    • English
    • 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. Watkins IV' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Watkins IV

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watkins IV to family and friends

    22 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Watkins IV' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 21 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Watkins IV
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    22 responses
    same as
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Watkins IV accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Marina Spine Center
    4640 Admiralty Way Ste 600
    Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
    (310) 448-7890 (Office)
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