Dr. Jaicharan Iyengar, MD

Dr. Jaicharan Iyengar, MD

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35 y/o
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Dr. Jaicharan Iyengar, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Stockton, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

ALPINE ORTHOPAEDIC MEDICAL GROUP, INC.

2488 N California St

Stockton, CA 95204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • All Care Insurance Services
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • California Foundation for Medical Care
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Plan of San Joaquin
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Rotator Cuff Tear
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Iyengar'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Iyengar ""I always strive to provide compassionate care to my patients and understand the impact their orthopaedic injury has had on their overall health. I consider surgery the last resort, but when necessary, I utilize the latest minimally-invasive surgical techniques to allow my patients a faster recovery and quicker return to the activities they enjoy.""

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

88  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • 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
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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51  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Ultrasound
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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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

  • Uc Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iyengar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton

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Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement

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Dr. Iyengar's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iyengar to family and friends
103 total reviews (56 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (103)

  • 5
    (99)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Iyengar'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
Dr. Iyengar Says:
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"My greatest satisfaction comes from taking good care of my patients and seeing them get well. I take feedback very seriously so please do not hesitate to leave a comment regarding your experience as we are always striving to improve our delivery of care!"

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Patient Comments (56)

Dr. Iyengar was extremely attentive regarding my health concerns - he is courteous, friendly, instills trust and confidence, and thoroughly explained the perceived problem with my shoulder. He carefully and completely indicated his decision and reasons for the immediate course of action taken, and...more
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Dr. Iyengar did a complete shoulder joint replacement on my left shoulder. I had an excellent experience and would recommend him to anyone I know that has pain in their shoulder. I have been in pain for sometime and it was no longer repairable. I was experiencing bone on bone. I am no longer in...more
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After tearing my rotator cuff in 2013, I had 3 failed surgeries with two different surgeons. I was told I was not a candidate for a shoulder replacement. However, after seeing Dr. Iyengar he informed me that a reverse shoulder replacement was my only option. My replacement has been a complete...more
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I just had my final check-up regarding my Rotator Cuff /shoulder operation.. My shoulder healed perfectly due to Dr. Iyengar's expertise. He is professional, knowledgeable, astute, kind, considerate. My concerns were addressed in an understandable way which gave me peace of mind. I trust Dr....more
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I was most unlucky in breaking my right hip in a fall. Then I was incredibly lucky in being assigned to Dr Iyengar at the hospital. Dr iyengar is easily one of the best 2 or 3 doctors I have ever worked with. He is totally professional, articulate, clear, and patient; and of course highly...more
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