Dr. Steve T. Hwang, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 71

1919 N Fairview St
Santa Ana, CA 92706
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Dr. Hwang's Experience

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Dr. Hwang's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Hwang Performs

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Conditions Dr. Hwang Treats

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
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Hospital Quality

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Garden Grove Hospital and Medical Center
12601 Garden Grove Boulevard
Garden Grove, CA 92843
Coastal Communities Hospital
2701 South Bristol Street
Santa Ana, CA 92704

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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  • Yes
Steve Hwang MD
Steve Hwang MD
1919 N Fairview St
Santa Ana, CA 92706
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    Dr. Hwang's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Steroid Injections
    2
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
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    Background Check for Dr. Hwang

    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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Kaohsiung Medical College
    Graduated in 1967
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hwang & Staff

    • English
    • Vietnamese
  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. Hwang's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Hwang has admitting privileges:

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    • Garden Grove Hospital and Medical Center

    • Coastal Communities Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hwang

     

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hwang accepting new patients?

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    Office Locations

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    Steve Hwang MD
    1919 N Fairview St
    Santa Ana, CA 92706
    (714) 554-9930 (Office)
    (714) 554-6707 (Fax)
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