Dr. Sean D. Early, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 46

2417 Castillo St
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Dr. Early:

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Dr. Early's Experience

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Dr. Early's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Early Performs

Conditions Dr. Early Treats

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
400 West Pueblo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Early

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pediatric Orthopedic/Scoliosis
Pediatric Orthopedic/Scoliosis
2417 Castillo St
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
VCMC Orthopedic Clinic
VCMC Orthopedic Clinic
3291 Loma Vista Rd
Ventura, CA 93003
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    Dr. Early's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 2004
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Early

    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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    L a Co Usc Med Center
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Early & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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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

    Dr. Early's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital where Dr. Early has admitting privileges:

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    • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Early

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Early to family and friends

    17 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Early's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 15 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Early
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    17 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    17 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Early accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Pediatric Orthopedic/Scoliosis
    2417 Castillo St
    Santa Barbara, CA 93105
    (805) 687-2424 (Office)
    B
    VCMC Orthopedic Clinic
    3291 Loma Vista Rd
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 652-6139 (Office)
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