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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery • Male

2400 Bahamas Dr Ste 200
Bakersfield, CA 93309
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Procedures Dr. Schopler Performs

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
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Southern California Orthopedic Institute
Bakersfield Office
2400 Bahamas Dr Ste 200
Bakersfield, CA 93309
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    Dr. Schopler's Experience

    Dr. Schopler's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
    • Physical Examination
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
    • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hip Fracture
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pediatric Sports Injuries
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    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Sever's Disease
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Still's Disease
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Torticollis
    • Wrist Fracture
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    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

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    UCLA Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    UCLA Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Royal Children's Hospital
    Complete in 1986

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin College of Engineering
    Graduated in 1976

    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. Schopler & Staff

    • English
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    3.5
    • 17 Star Ratings
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    3.5 out of 5

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    3.5 out of 5

    17 responses

    Dr. Schopler's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Schopler

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    17 responses

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Southern California Orthopedic Institute
    Bakersfield Office
    2400 Bahamas Dr Ste 200
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 328-5565 (Office)
    (661) 328-5573 (Fax)
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