Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMaleAge 64

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Marina Del Rey, CA and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1984. He is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD

DISC Sports & Spine Center., Marina del Rey, CA

13160 Mindanao Way Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
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Dean gave me my life back. I have a rare bone deformity in both hips which tore both hip cartilage and caused impingements; Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). I am grateful beyond words to have been referred to Dr. Dean Matsuda; one of three docs in the country to fix my cartilage and shave the bones down arthroscopically. Dean patented the machine that shaves the bone down and he travels the world teaching his gifted skill. My right hip has a cadaver that was graphed into the torn cartilage. I couldn't sit more than 10 minutes with bone rubbing on bone. Both hip surgeries went exceptionally well because of Dean knowledge & exceptional expertise. Dean gives old fashioned caring service. Appointments with Dean are mind blowing they are so through. Deans bedside manner are gentle and true caring. You can email him day or night and he will answer. No question is too much or silly. Dean also calls the day of surgery himself to follow up. Dr Matsuda is the best physician & surgeon
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Celia Margison – Jul 09, 2019
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I had simultaneous bilateral hip arthroscopy with Dr. Matsuda about 8 months ago. I am happy to report I have never felt better! Dr. Matsuda and his staff are truly amazing. Dr. Matsuda sat with me and answered all of my extensive questions had about the surgery. If you have a torn labrum(s) Dr. Matsuda is who you must see. There are surgeons out there who can treat your issue but you must go to a doctor who is an expert in this field. The pain in my right hip began about 10 years ago. It progre
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Cristina Wheeler in Nashville, TN – Sep 08, 2018
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I cannot say enough about how happy I am about my experience with Dr. Dean Matsuda. I'm now 3 months out from a double hip arthroscopy, and I rode my horse for the first time with absolutely NO pain. This is life changing, as I had severe pain before. Not only that, the care and time that Dr. Matsuda takes to explain the surgery and procedures to you are invaluable. Dr. Matsuda spotted a large cyst in my right hip, and was also able to remove the cyst and do a bone graft. EXCELLENT!!!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dina Zaphiris in Chico, CA – Sep 14, 2017
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I am 14 years old and after a year of hip pain, Dr. Matsuda repaired my labrum and removed my impingements. The whole team at DISC was amazing. Not only is Dr. Matsuda a skilled surgeon, but he is also very caring and nice. It is now 11 weeks post-op, I am feeling better than I have in a year. Instead of my hip progressively worsening, I am getting better and stronger each day. I am so happy that I got the surgery, and I am thankful to have had this surgery with Dr. Matsuda.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sophia in Mammoth Lakes, CA – Jul 22, 2017
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I had right hip surgery in Sept of 2016 with Dr. Dean Matsuda for Labral repair and femoroplasty form a 6 year old football injury. 4 months later, I feel great. I am back to work as a Firefighter with no restrictions. Everyone at DISC, the surgery center, and Dr. Matsuda helped me feel at ease during the entire process. He was readily available if I had any questions or concerns pre and post surgery. He genuinely cares and takes immense pride in his work. I highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jason in Santa Monica, CA – Jan 15, 2017
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My daughter (14 years old) had hip arthroscopy by Dr. Matsuda 6 weeks ago. He diagnosed her with CAM impingement and some Pincer impingement. She had damages to her joint cartilage and labrum. Dr. Matsuda fixed her problems. She is recovering well, can walk short distance without crutches now. Before she could not even walk without pain. Dr. Matsuda was very friendly and patient, took time to answer all our questions, has great bedside manners. Dr. Matsuda is a great and skillful doctor!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Xia in La Canada, CA – Jan 03, 2017
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I am so lucky to have found Dr. Matsuda. He is an EXCELLENT surgeon first and foremost but he also has superb bedside manner. So far everything has gone smoothly for me and I highly recommend him to anyone seeking hip arthroscopy.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Natalie in Torrance, CA – Jun 08, 2016
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Care Philosophy

Hip-centered, Patient-focused. That summarizes Dr. Matsuda's care philosophy. Practicing orthopedic sports medicine for more than 30 years and as a world-renown...Read more

Biography

Your hips deserve the best. Dean Matsuda is recognized as a global leader in hip arthroscopy. He has developed numerous procedures including arthroscopic...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1985
Harbor UCLA Med Center
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
University Of California, Irvine
Undergraduate School

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What conditions does Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD treat?

Dr. Matsuda frequently treats the following conditions: Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear), Arthritis of the Elbow, and Avascular Necrosis. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD's office address?

Dr. Matsuda's office is located at 13160 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center.

How much experience does Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD have?

Dr. Matsuda has over 38 years of healthcare experience.

Does Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 5/5 for Dr. Dean Matsuda, MD. Patients say that they trusted the provider's decisions and the provider explained conditions well. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Matsuda's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hip Arthroscopy
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Dr. Matsuda performs Hip Arthroscopy more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Matsuda performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Musculoskeletal Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsuda performs Musculoskeletal Function Test more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Matsuda performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Matsuda treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Matsuda treats this condition more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Matsuda's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Dysplasia
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Sprain
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Osteitis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovitis
  • Torn Cartilage

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Dr. Matsuda accepts the following insurance:

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Locations

DISC Sports & Spine Center., Marina del Rey, CA

Edward Carden MD Inc13160 Mindanao Way Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
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