Dr. Jaime Hernandez, MD

Dr. Jaime Hernandez, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jaime Hernandez, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Van Nuys, CA. He has been practicing for 8 years.

Southern California Orthopedic Institute

6815 Noble Ave

Van Nuys, CA 91405
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas


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

Arthritis of the Elbow
more than 53% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 30% of peers
Limb Pain
more than 29% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hernandez "At the Southern California Orthopedic Institute, we are dedicated to providing the best possible care available for people of all ages and all walks of life. In addition, we serve as a leading educator of orthopedic surgery technique to surgeons around the world."


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Neck
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Systemic Sclerosis


  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment

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.


  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • The State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • The State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Brigham & Women's Hospital-Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Northridge Hospital Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 100 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Hernandez is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Hernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hernandez to family and friends
based on 187 total reviews (86 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (187)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hernandez's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (86)

in Oxnard, CA. |
My knees were bad! Dr. Hernandez replaced both of my knees. He did an excellent job of it. I had no problems. Dr. Hernandez pre and post op program is excellent! He is proactive with every step and I believe that is why I am doing so well. If you are considering have knee replacement surgery, then...more
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in 28214 Springvale Lane,Castaic.Ca.91384 |
Excellent care great team fantastic follow up and attention to every detail Highly recommend Phillip Miller
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in Rosamond, CA |
Dr. Hernandez and his team are positive and encouraging throughout the pre-surgery period and through recovery. He is personal and professional. He gets to the point quickly and gives you the best scenario possible. His team and staff are easily accessible throughout the recovery period for...more
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in Palmdale,CA, |
The Doctor is amazing. He is an expert in his field and nonsense Doctor. Right to the point.
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in Lake Balboa |
From the very first time I met Dr. Hernandez I felt totally comfortable with choosing him for my surgery. I needed total knee replacement and he explained everything in great detail from start to finish and what I could expect after. His staff is very responsive. Any question I had was answered...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hernandez accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Hospitals where Dr. Hernandez has admitting privileges

Northridge Hospital Medical Center
18300 Roscoe Blvd
Northridge, CA 91325
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