Dr. David Slutsky, MD

Dr. David Slutsky, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. David Slutsky, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

2808 Columbia St

Torrance, CA 90503

Contact Information

(310) 618-9922

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Slutsky performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Trigger Finger
high
more than 85% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
normal
more than 73% of peers
Arm Surgery
normal
more than 62% of peers

Dr. Slutsky'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 Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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14  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Harbor UCLA Associate Professor
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Slutsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Slutsky's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Slutsky to family and friends
15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Slutsky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

AVOID. Dr. Slutsky is greedy, angry and negative. I was referred to Dr. Slutsky by another doctor who was unable to follow up with me due to logistical issues. From the very beginning, Dr. Slutsky made it clear to me that he didn't like seeing me because he was not making any money on me since he...more
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