Dr. Gregory Alberton, MD

Dr. Gregory Alberton, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gregory Alberton, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Alberton is affiliated with Sharp Coronado Hospital and Sharp Memorial Hospital.

2929 Health Center Dr

San Diego, CA 92123

Contact Information

(858) 939-6505

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Shoulder Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Arm Surgery
high
more than 82% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alberton "I believe in carefully listening so I can clearly understand the concerns of my patients. I take pride in providing patients an honest assessment of their concerns and developing a cooperative approach for healing."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Trauma

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Laser Surgery
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

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 Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Mayo Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of California, San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alberton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alberton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alberton to family and friends
4.6
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Alberton's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Dehesa, CA |
Awesome bedside manner. Looks directly at you as he explains the procedure he will be doing. Friendly and very approachable. Thank you for an outstanding, comfortable, trusting and faithful experience. I was totally at ease during the entire process.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alberton accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Elect Choice EPO
    Health Fund PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    National Advantage PPO
    Open Choice PPO
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Traditional Choice PPO
    USAccess
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
    Plus POS
    Power Select HMO
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Covered California - Bronze EPO
    Covered California - Gold EPO
    Covered California - Platinum EPO
    Covered California - Silver EPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
    Added Advantage POS
    Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Flexcare
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • GENERAL
    Indemnity Plan
  • Health Net
    Covered California - Bronze PPO
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net POS
    Health Net PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Health Net of California POS
    Seniority Plus Medicare Advantage HMO
  • HealthSmart
    HealthSmart PPO
  • Humana
    Choice PPO
  • Medicaid of California
    Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
    Pacific Foundation for Medical Care PPO
  • Self Pay
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Covered California - Bronze HMO
    Premier HMO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    Choice EPO
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Sharp Secure Horizons Medicare Advantage HMO
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Alberton has admitting privileges

Sharp Coronado Hospital
250 Prospect Pl
Coronado, CA 92118
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Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123
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