I treat each of my patients as individuals because everyone has different needs and levels of comfort when they're at the doctor. Years of experience and specialized training and education have taught me to start without assumptions each time a patient comes through the door. It means listening and looking very carefully before moving forward. I'm board certified in orthopedic surgery and fellowship trained in the shoulder and elbow areas. Because I focused on one of the more complex areas of the body, I bring a "puzzle-solving" mentality to each patient's orthopedic problem, no matter which part of the body is affected. I'm able to look at it from different viewpoints and offer the best solution possible, not just the "standard" solution. I'm also the Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. This has given me thousands of opportunities to hone my surgical and non-surgical skills.Read more
Helping my patients get better in the safest and quickest way possible is my priority as an orthopedic doctor. I'm...Read more
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Magovern to family and friends is 4.2 out of 5
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Your feedback is an important part of my medical practice. Feel free to take surveys or leave comments here at Healthgrades and on a variety of websites. Please take into consideration that wait times for specialists are often longer than other types of doctors. It's a combination of high demand (many more patients than available specialists) and that each person who comes in has a unique...