Dr. Nicholas Bernthal, MD

Dr. Nicholas Bernthal, MD

Orthopedic Oncology  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Nicholas Bernthal, MD is an orthopedic oncology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic oncology and orthopedic surgery.

1250 16th St # 3142

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(424) 259-9860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Soft Tissue Sarcoma
very high
more than 91% of peers
Osteosarcoma
normal
more than 84% of peers
Femur Fracture
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bernthal "Educating patients and listening to their needs. Explaining medical problems and working together to come up with creative approaches to solve them."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Oncology
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bernthal does not have any board certifications listed.

127  Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lupus
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelopathy
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wrist Fracture
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35  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroplasty
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • 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
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tumor Resection
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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

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • UCLA Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Huntsman Cancer Institute Sarcoma Advanced Research and Clinical Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • UCLA/Orthopaedic Hospital Research Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bernthal has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bernthal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernthal's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernthal to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Bernthal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Excellent doctor
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The operation Dr. Nick Bernthal performed on my femur was involved and based upon my research could have been performed properly by only a small number of surgeons who possessed the expertise and unique equipment required. Outside of the technical expertise which is the primary requirement in my...more
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