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Dr. Lawrence Walker, MD

Orthopedics •  Male • Age 67

  40 Reviews
Dr. Walker

Arrowhead Orthopaedics

2131 Elks Dr Ste 200 San Bernardino, CA 92404
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(909) 726-6100

Dr. Lawrence Walker, MD is an orthopedic specialist in San Bernardino, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in orthopedics and orthopedic surgery.

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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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(909) 726-6100

Dr. Walker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Health Net of California
Molina Healthcare
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TriWest Champus

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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. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Joint Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Wrist Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Wrist Fracture more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Radius Fracture
Knee Sprain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Knee Sprain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • 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
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Sprain
  • 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 Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • 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
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • 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 Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Replacement

Dr. Walker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Walker

4.1

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(28)
4 Stars
5%
(2)
3 Stars
7.5%
(3)
2 Stars
2.5%
(1)
1 Star
15%
(6)

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Waited 2 hours, he never appeared
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Great physician. Explains procedures and processs well. Cares about his patients and families. Has a great sense of humor
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Excellent Dr! He’s the best ! Live in New Mexico, travel to California just to have him as my provider !
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Very good
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Dr. Walker has been my Ortho Dr.. for 5years very good Dr
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I have been under Dr Walker for 4 surgeries and have found him to be highly competent and kind.
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Thanks for your surgical work and wonderful Bedside manner !
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Receptionist unprofessional and rude and arrogant. Four hour waits for over bookings. Poor attention to detail inaccurate medical information input into system including allergy to medications. Never would recommend!!!!
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I love dr walker but I spent utmost two hours sitting in exM room. I showed up on time. What is the issue? I also waited three months for this appointment. Or I would leave. I am on a lunch break from work. This is costing me money too
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About Me

Care Philosophy

The mission of Arrowhead Orthopaedics is to be the premier provider for musculoskeletal services in the Inland Empire. Meeting the needs of our patients has and continues to be our highest priority. In order to provide for all of your care, our physi...

Specialties

  • Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Dwight Eisenhower Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1979
Eastern Virginia Graduate Medical School
Internship Hospital
1978
Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Medical School
1974
University Of Virginia
Undergraduate School

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Locations

Arrowhead Orthopaedics

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average