Dr. John Costouros, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. John Costouros, MD
Dr. John Costouros, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in San Jose, CA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 19 years. Dr. Costouros is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics.

260 International Cir

San Jose, CA 95119

Contact Information

(408) 972-7000

Dr. John Costouros, MD

Dr. John Costouros, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Costouros' Experience

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Dr. Costouros' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • 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
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection

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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

  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Ucsf Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Universtiy Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Zurich
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Costouros has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Costouros' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Costouros to family and friends
4.3
based on 30 total reviews (11 with comments)
Dr. Costouros' 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
Patient Comments (11)
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Dr. John Costouros is very experienced and and the staff is also very active. I highly recommend him to everyone.
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Dr. Costouros gave me the best treatment.I recommend him to everyone
in Palo Alto |
I would highly recommend Dr. John Costouros. He is more knowledgeable shoulder surgeon and gives the best treatment.
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I would highly recommend Dr. John Costouros.
in Alto, CA |
My experience with Dr. Costouros was outstanding. I highly recommend him to anyone.
in Jose, CA |
He is the best orthopedic surgeon. I highly recommend him to everyone.
in Fremont, CA |
I had the great experience with Dr.John G. Costouros. I was having trouble with my shoulder. My treatment went very well under his supervision.Dr. Costouros and his staff were friendly. Thanks to everyone!
in Palo Alto |
My experience was good. Dr. John Costouros was the best doctor.Highly recommend to everyone.
in San Jose, CA |
I have had serious injury to my shoulder in a very serious car accident over a year ago. I was treated by John G. Costouros. He is an awesome orthopedic surgeon. I experienced the great care at his clinic. Thank you Dr. Costouros!
Fremont, CA |
Excellent in all regards
in Palo Alto, CA |
Dr. Costouros was heinous: (1) He was 2 hours late to my appointment; (2) He called me "Jim" repeatedly despite my correcting him twice (my name is Taylor); (3) His total visit time with me was 2 minutes 37 seconds; (4) He did not know how much the visit cost; (5) He did not know what my co-pay might be (6) He did not know who I could talk to in order to find out the visit cost or co-pay; (7) He did not know the cost of an MR (8) he did not give me a diagnosis; (9) He failed to treat me.
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Dr. Costouros accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Costouros has admitting privileges

Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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