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Dr. Paul Slosar Jr, MD

Dr. Paul Slosar Jr, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery ·  Male · Age 56

  

Dr. Paul Slosar Jr, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Daly City, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.


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(650) 985-7500

Dr. Slosar Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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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. Slosar Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slosar Jr treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Slosar Jr treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slosar Jr treats Post-Laminectomy Syndrome more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Slosar Jr treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slosar Jr treats Spine Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Slosar Jr treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Slosar Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I always stress non-operative treatments first. We have a multi-disciplinary team of spine specialists to provide a complete, 1-stop destination for all spinal treatments. I spend a great deal of time with each individual patient to better understand...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1994
San Francisco Spine Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Loyola University
Residency Hospital
1989
Loyola University Mc
Internship Hospital
1988
Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Medical School
1984
University Of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Undergraduate School
1994
1993
1989
1988
1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Center of Excellence Award: San Francisco Spine Institute; Spinal Research Foundation, 2009
  • Top 100 Spine Surgeons in America, 2011

Media & Publications

  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis. In: Spine Care Volume 1; White AH, (editor), 1995
  • Chronic Whiplash and Whiplash Associated Disorders. ., 9/07
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery; An Evolution in Progress, 2010
  • Accelerating Lumbar Fusions by Combining rhBMP-2 with Allograft Bone: A Prospective Analysis of Interbody Fusion Rates and Clinical Outcomes., 2007
  • http://www.drslosar.com/news,
  • Dr. Slosar media interviews (www.drslosar.com), 2010

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Slosar Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Slosar Jr

4.4

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I’ve been a patient of Dr. Slosar’s for 12 years. My 30 year career in IT contributed to the 14 years of back issues and neck issues for 9 years Dr. Slosar and the team at Spinecare have helped me navigate my challenging but fulfilling career. * Staff are compassionate and quick to respond *...Read More
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My review on Dr. Slower is that he is incompetent. He switches up doctors because he is to busy. Then when he does come into the room he spends a total of 5 minutes with you. He talks about things like addiction and mental illness which he knows absolutely nothing about. He is from the old...Read More
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Although I've been a patient at Spinecare for many years, looking for non-surgical solutions, in 2013 a severe stenosis required surgery. Dr. Slosar MD was my first choice to do the surgery, however, I did significant research and had numerous consultations including at Stanford.. In the end my...Read More
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I Had minor back Surgery on my L4 L5 spine performed by Dr. Slosar. Everything went well. 2 years later I was hit by a car (SUV) and I am finding myself wanting to come back to Slosar for an third opinion because I believe my workers comp is not sufficient enough for my injury's. I would highly...Read More
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Dr. Slosar provided us all the information necessary to make the best informed decision. He recommended all options including conservative approaches. He listened to my husband and recommended what was in his best interest based on the information we provided.
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