Dr. Christine Kohler-Ekstrand, MD

Dr. Christine Kohler-Ekstrand, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Christine Kohler-Ekstrand, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

100 Ucla Medical Plz Ste 440

Los Angeles, CA 90024

Contact Information

(310) 824-7500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kohler-Ekstrand performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Neck Muscle Strain
normal
more than 75% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 66% of peers
Knee Disorders
normal
more than 61% of peers

Dr. Kohler-Ekstrand'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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4  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • 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

  • Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kohler-Ekstrand has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kohler-Ekstrand's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kohler-Ekstrand to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kohler-Ekstrand'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I came to Dr. Ekstrand because I had chronic elbow pain being treated with cortisone injections always to improve for a period of time before it worsened again. Dr. Ekstrand determined a partial tear of the lateral extensor tendon also called tennis elbow. After a MRI confirmed her diagnosis, she...more
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