Dr. Lawrence Feiwell, MD

Dr. Lawrence Feiwell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Lawrence Feiwell, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.

3742 Katella Ave # 401

Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 92% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 83% of peers
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
more than 85% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

98  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • 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
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Wrist Pain


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31  Procedures

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 Southern Ca
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Los Angeles County Usc Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Los Angeles County Usc Medcial Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Feiwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Feiwell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feiwell to family and friends
63 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (63)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Feiwell'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

Patient Comments (6)

I recommend Dr.Feiwell to everyone I know! I had knee surgery 2 times prior to coming to Dr.feiwell and I have never felt better!! ... I like that he tells you straight and to the point. No beating around the bush with him. I never felt rushed at my appointments and all my questions always...more
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He is abrupt and not at all considerate. He was hostile to me. He may be a good physician, but he made me feel like I was a crook.
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The doctor and his staff were wonderful. The staff is very helpful and courteous. I would definitely recommend this office.
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Dr. Feiwell has been my second opinion orthopedic doctor for 6 years. Dr. Feiwell provides the best treament a patient needs. He explains the medical condition or situation very clearly, as a patient should expect from their doctor. He is a very down to earth person which makes me very comfortable...more
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Dr Lawrence Feiwell one of southern California best orthopedic Doctor all questions answered, and best referrals he's concern what's best for his patients I would definitely recommend DR. FEIWELL
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