Dr. Bal Rajagopalan, MD

Dr. Bal Rajagopalan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(27)
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Dr. Bal Rajagopalan, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Beverly Hills, CA. He is 42 years old.Read his story

8501 Wilshire Blvd Ste 316

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Baker’s Cyst
very high
more than 97% of peers
Knee Sprain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Rajagopalan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rajagopalan "Bal M. Rajagopalan, M.D., F.R.C.S.C. is a Orthopedic Surgeon - General practicing in Beverly Hills, CA. Started practicing 1995. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION California Orthopaedic Association American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada Hope And Dream Charity for Underserved Kids With Obesity AWARDS AND ACCOLADES Americas Top Orthopedists Top Orthopedic Doctor in Beverly Hills PROCEDURES & TREATMENTS OFFERED BY Dr. Rajagopalan Hip Surgery Knee Surgery Shoulder Surgery Stem Cell Treatments Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy Splints and Casts Therapy and Rehabilitation Medications and Injections Arthroscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery FORMS OF PAYMENT Amex, Master Card, Visa "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rajagopalan "Dr Raj and his team provide VIP personailzed care. Dr raj in his short career has performed over 4000 with perfection. He has many accolades such as America's Top Orthopedist 2007,2009,2010,2011 and Best of LA., etc."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
97

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - BSC Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Memorial University PGME St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada - M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Memorial University Of Newfoundland
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - Memorial University PGME, Canada
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial University Of Newfoundland
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - Memorial University PGME, Canada
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • SUPERDOCTORS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 2012
  • UNITED AIRLINES TOP DOCTORS-Hemispheres Magazine, 2011
  • americas top orthopedist, 2011/2010/
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Rajagopalan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rajagopalan to family and friends
4.2
based on 27 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Rajagopalan's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Beverly Hills, CA |
Dr. Raj is by far the best Orthopedic Surgeon I have ever had the pleasure of seeing. His bedside manner, time he spends with his patients, and innovative techniques are absolutely amazing. The staff is courteous and professional and personally cares about your needs. Great location, excellent...more
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in Los Angeles, CA |
He's personable and immediately puts you at ease. He takes his time and is thorough in his explanations of your diagnosis as well as your treatment options. He and his office are quick to help you through the process and get you fixed as soon as possible from your very first contact to testing to...more
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Dr. Rajagopalan accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare PPO
    United Healthcare

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