Dr. Bal Rajagopalan, MD

Dr. Bal Rajagopalan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Bal Rajagopalan, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Beverly Hills, CA. He graduated from Memorial University Pgme St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada-M.D. in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

8501 Wilshire Blvd Ste 316

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

(310) 247-0466

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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Top Care Areas

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

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."

3  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 and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • 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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27  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

  • 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

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rajagopalan to family and friends
27 total reviews (2 have 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)

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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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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