Dr. Eric Giza, MD

Dr. Eric Giza, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Eric Giza, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

4860 Y St Ste 3800

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Arthroscopy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Giza'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 Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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22  Procedures

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.


  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Harvard Combined Orthopaedic
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Giza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Giza's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Giza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I broke my leg 12/2015. After the third surgery by my UCD Tib/Fib specialist, I was referred to Dr. Giza for the problems I was still having with my ankle after the screws were removed. He diagnosed it spot on, as confirmed by the follow-up MRI/CT scan. Had my 4th surgery by Dr. Giza. I could...more
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excellent doctor. I'm still healing from my operation exactly one month ago with minor set backs because of problems with my continued pain but the outcome of the surgery was much better than anticipated and my scars look fairly small even though theyre still not fully healed. (compared to my past...more
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GREAT doctor!! Very personable, listens carefully to what you say, explains in detail what needs to be done and .... a GREAT surgeon!! Fixed what another doctor messed up. 5 Stars!!
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Dr. Giza gave me ability to run pain free after a year of chronic pain in my achilles. In my opinion there is no one else better. I had lost all hope that my achilles would ever feel normal. A year later still have 0 problems with my achilles it is like it never happened. Dr. Eric Giza is the man!...more
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