Dr. Mathias Masem, MD

Dr. Mathias Masem, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
(9)
Save
Dr. Mathias Masem, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Oakland, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1975 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

80 Grand Ave Ste 600

Oakland, CA 94612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Masem

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 88% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
normal
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Masem'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Less

Read Less

19  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.

Education

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Uc San Francsicso
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Jack Tupper
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Bern
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Masem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Masem's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Masem to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Masem's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Masem is a "god hand" doctor... for he left almost no scar on his patients after surgery. He is an extremely intelligent and skillful doctor with his hands. It could be frustrated for patients to have a long wait during their office visits, however, it is worthy to wait for "god hand" Dr....more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Masem?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!