Dr. Kevin Deitel, MD

Dr. Kevin Deitel, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kevin Deitel, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Oxnard, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

Ventura Orthopedics

2221 Wankel Way

Oxnard, CA 93030
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Deitel'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 Spine Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

60  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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24  Procedures

  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pain Management
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy

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.


  • University of Toronto
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Saint Michaels Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Toronto / Faculty of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Toronto
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Spine Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Assocation, 1991
  • First Place, Junior Mathematics Contest, York Mills Collegiate Institute, University of Waterloo, 1981
  • Bronze Medallion, Swimming & Lifesaving, Royal Lifesaving Society, 1979
  • Award of Excellence, York Mills Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Canada, 1981
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support. American College of Surgeons, 1994
Media & Publications
  • Reduced Growth of Human Sarcoma Zenografts in Hosts Homozygous for the Lit Mutation., 2002
  • Legal Aspects of Euthanasia., 1993
  • Reduced Growth of Human Soft Tissue Sarcoma Xenografts in SCID Mice Homozygous for the Lit Mutation., 1997
  • Is Sinusoidal Portal Hypertension a Necessary Factor for the Development of Hepatic Ascites?, 1992
  • The Role of Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Soft Tissue Sarcomas., 1997

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

St. John's Regional Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement

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Dr. Deitel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deitel to family and friends
29 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Deitel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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Patient Comments (5)

Excellent Doctor, was concerned in providing any immediate relief, for my pain, that he could. Answered all my questions, took the time to explain any areas I was still unclear on. I will be recommending him to family and friends.
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Whew! After months of agonizing pain, Dr. Deitel's methodical approach to narrowing down the root cause and finally bringing my excruciating pain to an end is nothing short of a god-sent miracle. Without a doubt, he has our support and trust. And given the fact that both my parents are doctors, I...more
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Patient with spinal fractures was put in a steel back brace. Pain was 10+ and I thought I was going to die! Never would I send my worst enemy to this Dr Deitel Next Doctor put me in the hospital to try to repair compression fractures!
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This is one of the best doctors that I have every been to. He is polite, thorough, and very knowledgeable. Because of his expertise I have sent my wife there, had one operation for my neck, and he treats my low back pain as well. He is always willing to go that extra mile, shows genuine concern and...more
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Dr. Deitel is very thorough, friendly, bright and honest. I feel that he cared about me and my condition, giving all the appropriate treatment options. He spent extra time to make sure that I understood everything. When it was clear that I needed surgery he performed the least invasive treatment...more
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