Dr. Faisal Mirza, MD

Dr. Faisal Mirza, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Faisal Mirza, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Western Ontario in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

2430 Samaritan Dr

San Jose, CA 95124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Bursitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
more than 88% of peers
Bursitis
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Mirza'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.

Dr. Mirza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mirza "I want you to move so well, that you feel great about your bones, joints, and muscle function and be comfortable with the care that you deserve. Surgery will not always be the answer, but I make it my commitment to provide you with all your options to restore your mobility. Along with my wife, Dr. Salahuddin, a rheumatologist, we consider it a privilege to care for you and your loved ones here in Silicon Valley, where we plan to raise our children."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mirza "The art of healing through preservation of mobility, restoration of function & return to athletic activity. Surgical & non-surgical care of muscle, bone & joint disorders to improve health & quality of life."

10  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

60  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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30  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • 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 Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

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 Western Ontario
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Western Ontario
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • McMaster University / Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • McMaster University / Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Fda Bethesda
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • McMaster University / Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Western Ontario
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mirza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mirza's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mirza to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Mirza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Outstanding support for my concerns. Listened to me and spent more time than most surgeons do. He was very understanding about my specific needs as a patient and provided great detailed explanations and education material. Very aware of the different social, cultural and gender related issues that...more
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Worst experience at Drs office he doesn't listen doesn't allow for appointment time so he doesn't listen and is argumentative if you ask questions. DO NOT GO HERE.
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Very unprofessional speaks to his assistant in room whIle ignoring his patient is in the room. Doesn't explain anything to patient and if you have questions he talks down to you the patient for questioning him. Over books and in a rush does not listen to patient concerns. Absolutely no bed side...more
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