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Dr. David Bell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Bell

Bell Sports Medicine Institute - a division of BASS Medical Group

5924 Stoneridge Dr Ste 202 Pleasanton, CA 94588

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Dr. David Bell, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pleasanton, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Baylor College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.


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Excellent Doctor. Wonderful bedside manner. My shoulder has felt great since recovering from my surgery!!
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About Me

Our Focus: Keeping You Active 

Our focus at the Bell Sports Medicine Institute is to keep active people active. We take care of a wide range of patients, from professional athletes to weekend warriors, from teens to seniors. We also ...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hip & Knee Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedics

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1997
Fowler Kennedy Clin-U Western Ont
Fellowship Hospital
1996
University Of California-Irvine Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Uc Irvine Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1991
Baylor College Of Medicine
Medical School
1987
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
1997
1996
1992
1991
1987

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(925) 600-7020

Dr. Bell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
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Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Health Net PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
MagnaCare
Simplifi
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bell's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bell treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bell treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Knee Dislocation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bell treats Knee Dislocation more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bell treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Knee Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bell treats Knee Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bell treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bell's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Collar Bone Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • 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 Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
  • Meniscal Cyst
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Nerve Release
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tricep Injuries
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Bell Sports Medicine Institute - a division of BASS Medical Group

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70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average