Dr. Mark Lawler, MD

Dr. Mark Lawler, MD

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Dr. Mark Lawler, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Novato, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

7100 Redwood Blvd Ste 200

Novato, CA 94945

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Lawler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hip Sprain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawler treats Hip Sprain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lawler treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Glenoid Labrum Tear
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawler treats Glenoid Labrum Tear more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lawler treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawler treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lawler treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lawler's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
ACL Surgery
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
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
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
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
Elbow Tenotomy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
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
Foot Sprain
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
Herniated Disc
Hip Arthroscopy
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 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 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 Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
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
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pseudoarthrosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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 Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture of Foot
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Fracture

About Me

My foremost goal is to always put my patients first. I work hard to ensure that they feel confident and comfortable about their procedure as we work together to achieve their treatment goals and provide the best possible experience.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Jackson Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of Miami
Internship Hospital
1994
R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
Medical School
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Lawler's Reviews

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Dr Lawler is kind, empathetic and clinically excellent. His office staff are friendly, outgoing and efficient. Dr Lawler spent a great deal of time with us and explained what the isue was and the proposed treatment. I could not have been more pleased. Extraordinary orthopedic surgeon
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In addition to Marin Sports and Orthopedics, Dr. Lawler is part of the Future Medical Group- the Center for Regenerative Medicine, also in Novato. About 3 months ago I had stem cell injections in 3 joints in an effort to stimulate cartilage growth and prevent the need for surgery in these joints....Read More
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Words can't express how amazing this surgeon is. After years of pain and being brushed off by other MD's Dr Lawler took the time to review all my records and to listen. I mean really listen. He came up with a plan and we are working through it. He is incredibly responsive to email, he never ever...Read More
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I had arthroscopic knee surgery to clean up a torn meniscus tendon 5 days ago and I have been crutch-free since I got out of the facility! I cannot believe how little pain there has been and I have had no problem sleeping through the night either. Dr. Lawler is kind, funny, professional and...Read More
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I had arthroscopic hip surgery to repair a torn labrum eight years ago. I have not had a pain free day since then. When I followed up with the doctor regarding the pain sent me to a pain management doctor and I had no improvement. He concluded he could not help me further. When I returned several...Read More
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Locations

Marin Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
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 Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Delta Health System
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
NGS CoreSource
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Western Health Advantage

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