Dr. Cathleen Godzik, MD

Dr. Cathleen Godzik, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cathleen Godzik, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

1245 Wilshire Blvd Ste 611

Los Angeles, CA 90017

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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more than 71% of peers
Hand Conditions
normal
more than 18% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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more than 14% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Brown University School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Brown University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Conn School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Joseph Boyes Hand Fell Usc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Godzik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Godzik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Godzik to family and friends
4.3
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Godzik's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Pasadena, CA |
I absolutely would recommend Dr. Godzick. I had a trigger finger on my right hand, which is my writing hand as well. She did a beautiful job, solved the problem, and left me with a disguisable scar--which blends so beautifully with the creases in my hand. Love her!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Godzik accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Godzik has admitting privileges

California Hospital Medical Center
1401 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90015
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