Dr. Peter Birnbaum, DO

Dr. Peter Birnbaum, DO

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Peter Birnbaum, DO is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Anaheim, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, sports medicine, and more.

3010 W Orange Ave Ste 507

Anaheim, CA 92804

Contact Information

(714) 995-1531

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • 7 More

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Background Check

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. Birnbaum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hands
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birnbaum treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Birnbaum treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birnbaum treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Birnbaum treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Elbow Injuries
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birnbaum treats Elbow Injuries more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Birnbaum treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Birnbaum's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Surgery
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cartilage Tear
Casting
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Pain
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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
Hand Pain
Hand Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Injection of Tendon
Internal Derangement of Knee
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 Debridement
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Pain
Knee Replacement
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Ligament Sprain
Ligament Tears
Limb Pain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Injury
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Diseases
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Pain
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Pain
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Birnbaum, DO is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Anaheim, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, sports medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 2004
    New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2004
    Ao Orthopedic Trauma Chur Switzerland
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    Peninsula Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1996
    Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1995
    University Of Michigan Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1990
    University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Birnbaum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Birnbaum

3.6

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
57.89473684210526%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
34.21052631578947%
(13)

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Without a doubt, Dr. Birnbaum and his staff are amazing!! I couldn’t have chosen a better doctor to help me with my carpal tunnel surgery and trapped ulnar nerve surgery. The level of knowledge, experience and care I received was better than I could have hoped for! Clean waiting room, clean back...Read More
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Had surgery done by Dr Birnbaum. 2 months after surgery my arm and hand are worse off than what I originally went in for. His bedside manner is horrible and he cuts you off mid sentence every time you try to explain something. Constantly lied to by staff for return calls. Found out he referred me...Read More
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Have bad bedside manners Outcomes of his surgeries has lots of complications
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My high school age daughter had a badly sprained ankle from playing lacrosse. Our primary care physician delayed referring her to an ortho and it got worse. Dr.Birnbaum took decisive action and made a treatment plan that resulted in healing and avoided surgery. We are thankful for him and his staff...Read More
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Dr is excellent!! Office staff is rude and unprofessional. I WOULD NOT RECOMMEND THIS PLACE TO MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS!!
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