Dr. Gloria De Olarte, MD

Dr. Gloria De Olarte, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Gloria De Olarte, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Universidad De Antioquia, Facultad De Medicina in 1971 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery-head & neck, and more.

65 N Madison Ave

Pasadena, CA 91101

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare

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Top Care Areas

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Hand Fracture
more than 74% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
more than 74% of peers
Hand Conditions
more than 47% of peers

Dr. De Olarte'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.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • Universidad De Antioquia, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Bapt Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Enfant Malades Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Ralph Davis Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. De Olarte has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. De Olarte's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. De Olarte to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. De Olarte's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have had several surgical procedures with Dr. Despite Olarte, with a history going back to the 90'Scullery. She has always gone above and beyond what I expected. This type of surgery is difficult, because the patient already has a mental picture of what they want the.results to look...more
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She is the rudest Dr to her patients and and her staff. I would never go back to her. The office is old and her office is a disaster
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