Dr. Douglas Abeles, MD

Dr. Douglas Abeles, MD

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Dr. Douglas Abeles, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Castro Valley, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

21030 Redwood Rd

Castro Valley, CA 94546

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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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. Abeles' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Runner's Knee
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abeles treats Runner's Knee more than 99% of his peers

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abeles treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 97% of his peers

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

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abeles treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

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

Dr. Abeles' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Femur or Knee
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

"George Washington university medical school graduated in 1987. One of the youngest ever to graduate from George Washington as an M.D."

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1995
    Rancho Los Amigo Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Catholic Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1988
    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School
    1987
  • 1983
    Brandeis U
    Undergraduate School
    1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Abeles' Reviews

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4.5

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It is rare that you find a doctor that is so dedicated to his craft. I could tell that Dr. Abeles hears about the patients and cared about me as an individual. He made me feel at ease when I needed shoulder surgery last month and now I am almost fully recovered thank you
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Dr Abeles is outstanding. As well as his office staff. He was able to get my daughter in quickly and fix her wrist fracture which happened in school earlier in the day. She is no w back to climbing on the monkey bars, much to my chagrin. Thank You to Dr Abeles and his Staff PS--Deanna did a...Read More
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I would like to say thank you to Dr. Abeles and his staff. He recently took care of my 86-year-old mother who had fallen late at night and dislocated her shoulder. Not only was the shoulder dislocated but it had very bad fracture. Dr. Abeles had to come in in the middle of the night, he was able to...Read More
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Just superb! DrA is great!!!
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Always great seeing Dr Abeles. Very efficient and wonderful bedside manner. I had a new problem and they are always able to get me in quickly.!!! Dr Abeles has always been wonderful. He is calm, funny and insightful with his approach to your care. He was in my provider list for United Health after...Read More
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Douglas J Abeles MD/Associates

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Sat: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Sun: 8:30am - 5:30pm
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Basic PPO
Brown & Toland Physicians
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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San Leandro Hospital

San Leandro, CA

Eden Medical Center

Castro Valley, CA