Dr. Kevin Metros, MD

Dr. Kevin Metros, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Kevin Metros, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.Read his story

225 E 2nd Ave Ste 260

Escondido, CA 92025

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Metros' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metros performs Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Metros performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metros performs Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Metros performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Metros treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Metros treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Metros' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Replacement
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hernia
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
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
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
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
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Kevin Lee Metros is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He received his medical degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (Newark) in 1981. He served his Surgery internship at the National Naval Academy Medical Cente...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1987
    Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1982
    National Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School
    1981
  • 1977
    Upsala College
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Metros' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Metros

2.8

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
31.57894736842105%
(12)
4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(4)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(2)
2 Stars
13.157894736842104%
(5)
1 Star
39.473684210526315%
(15)

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He operated on my hand and few days later I was still in terrible pain, long story short, I found out through another Dr. that I had carpel tunnel. This was after he recommend I have a medication pump implant put in my body. Shortly afterward I sued him and unfortunately the Judge talked me out...Read More
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Nine months after shoulder replacement surgery I am still in pain daily and cannot raise my arm. During my pre-op appointment he spent more time talking about his personal issues than my surgery. Wish I had selected a different surgeon!
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I researched Dr. Metros & was hesitant to schedule when I saw the poor reviews online. However, I thought it would only be fair to give him a chance. In 3 visits to his office, I never met the man. I met with his PA, who is excellent, but unable to plan treatment. During the 2nd visit, the PA...Read More
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This guy did a hip replacement on my mother. He ended up cutting the nerve in her leg, she had to walk with a cane for an extended period of time and will never be the same. Now (a year later) because of Metros' not performing the procedure correctly she has a deep infection in her leg at the...Read More
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In short: a nightmare
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