Dr. Alex Etemad, MD

Dr. Alex Etemad, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Alex Etemad, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Temecula, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

27455 Tierra Alta Way Ste A

Temecula, CA 92590

Contact Information

(951) 699-5282

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Etemad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 67% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
normal
more than 25% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
normal
more than 17% of peers

Dr. Etemad's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation**
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger

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31  Procedures

Background Check

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.

Education

  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Etemad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Etemad's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Etemad to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Etemad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Doctor has no compassion, Lies on his reports to what he tells you, spends less then 10 mins with you, and walks out not wanting to hear your concerns/questions. Hasn’t done any treatment on me for months, only Give meds. Last visit, He decided to refer me to another pain management doc and to come...more
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Dr. Etemad was a very caring extremely professional doctor. He porfirm my bilateral carper tunnel hand surgery, recovery was super fast and 4 yrs laters my hands are still at 100%. Thank You Dr. Etemad.
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