Dr. Gail Hopkins II, MD

Dr. Gail Hopkins II, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
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Dr. Gail Hopkins II, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Redlands, CA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.Read his story

1901 W Lugonia Ave Ste 120

Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Information

(909) 557-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Neck Muscle Strain
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Hopkins II' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hopkins II "Dr. Hopkins received his Medical Degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and completed his orthopaedic residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center. He then went on to complete a spine fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. He is also involved with the Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Orthopaedic Trauma Center where he enjoys working with medical students and residents. Currently Dr. Hopkins treats most orthopaedic injuries but specializes in degenerative diseases of the spine as well as deformity correction. He would like to see more pediatric patients for treatment of scoliosis. When he is not working he is often found riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle, mountain biking, running and other outdoor activities. However, his favorite activity is traveling."


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  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture


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  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • 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.


  • Pepperdine University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Beth Israel Medical Center Spine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hopkins II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Hopkins II' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hopkins II to family and friends
based on 54 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Murrieta. California |
Dr Gail Hopkins performed my back fusion 8 weeks ago and from day one I have been pain free. I spent one night in hospital, 1 week with a walker and then was able to resume my daily activities. He was able to explain exactly what he would be doing, recovery and what outcome I could expect. He...more
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in Rancho Cucamonga |
I met with Dr. Hopkins regarding my lower spine, have had 2 fusions already and still in pain.. He suggested P/T first to see if core strenghening could help alleviate some of the challenges I was facing. The Physical Therapy worked very well, spent several weeks at the Rancho Cucamonga phys/ther...more
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in Fontana, CA. |
Dr Hopkins preformed a spiral fusion & cage on 4/19/2016 and it was the best decision I've had in my life. His staff treated me with the utmost respect and compassion! If you're looking for an excellent well trained staff with an excellent orthopedic surgeon you won't go wrong choosing Dr Hopkins!
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in Riverside, CA |
Dr. Hopkins was my surgeon for back issues. I have had several surgeries and have been doing very well. Seven years ago I went for my first one. I have referred Dr. Hopkins whenever a conversation comes up about spine issues. I found him to be warm, confident and concerned about giving me my...more
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in Perris CA |
I had to have a multiple Cervical Fusion as I have severe disc degenerative disease. Dr. Hopkins was amazing. Originally my surgery was scheduled for Jan 2017 but after having severe nerve pain in my arms and hands, Dr Hopkins scheduled my surgery immediately. Originally Dr Hopkins gave me a...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hopkins II accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hopkins II has admitting privileges

Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center
3865 Jackson St
Riverside, CA 92503
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Redlands Community Hospital
350 Terracina Blvd
Redlands, CA 92373
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San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital
600 N Highland Springs Ave
Banning, CA 92220
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St. Bernardine Medical Center
2101 N Waterman Ave
San Bernardino, CA 92404
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Loma Linda University Medical Center
11234 Anderson St
Loma Linda, CA 92354
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Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
400 N Pepper Ave
Colton, CA 92324
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San Antonio Regional Hospital
999 San Bernardino Rd
Upland, CA 91786
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