Dr. Christopher Veneziano, MD

Dr. Christopher Veneziano, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Christopher Veneziano, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Laguna Woods, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1998 and specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery.

24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200

Laguna Woods, CA 92637

Contact Information

(949) 586-3200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Greater Newport Physicians
  • Health Net
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Dr. Veneziano's Experience

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Dr. Veneziano's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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22  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tommy John 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

  • Providence College, Rhode Island
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • St Vincents Hospital and Medical Center Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Virginia Hospital Centerarlington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Veneziano has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Veneziano's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Veneziano to family and friends
28 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Veneziano's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Veneziano thoroughly examined my shoulder. He spent quality time with me. I am an active 55 year old man. I have a complete torn rotator-cuff injury. I was unable to raise my arm, but a few inches. Two previous surgeons recommended immediate surgery. But Dr. Veneziano said to try Physical...more
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Dr Veneziano is WONDERFUL Caring ,Kind, Very Friendly. My LEFT Knee felt swollen and painful to bend. After examining my knee first Xrays of both knees were taken for comparison. Fluid was drained from my LEFT Knee and I received a Cortisone Injection,the procedure didn't hurt at All. Dr...more
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Did amazing work on my knee. He fixed two severely torn meniscuses, reconstructed my ACL and clean up some arthritis. Kelsey is PA is awesome too! Had some issues with pain management but overall he is a great doctor and surgeon!
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The customer experience through this Doctor, his staff and their practice (SCO) is not satisfactory. My wife has been seeing this office for several weeks. She cries- not from the pain of her arthritic knees and meniscus tear - but mostly from the lack of attention and compassion provided by this...more
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