Dr. Peter Pyrko, MD

Dr. Peter Pyrko, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Peter Pyrko, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

11190 Warner Ave Ste 300

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pyrko'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)

16  Procedures

  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • 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 Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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 Southern California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • New York University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Rothman Inst-Thomas Jefferson U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pyrko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pyrko's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pyrko to family and friends
17 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pyrko'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Dr. Pyrko did my hip replacement a week ago. I was ecstatic to see how well my incision was healing and I had no bruises and very minimal spots of blood on the bandage when I removed it today. No bruising is amazing because I bruise very easily. The original pain from my hip is gone I am only...more
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Completed a Left Hip Arthroplasty on Monday February 19th, 2018. It was difficult for me to establish trust in another individual to perform this sort of comprehensible surgery. Definitely was fortunate to find Dr Pyrko. This man is consistent across the board with everything from answering any...more
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Dr.Pyrko replaced my hip almost a year ago now, the outcome exceeded my wildest expectations. I highly recommend him, he is an awesome Surgeon.
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Dr. Pyrko is an extraordinary surgeon. He is very professional, yet has a courteous and kind manner not often seen in the general physician population. He explains everything clearly and readily answers any questions. On January 9th, he did a total hip replacement for me and following the surgery,...more
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With great sadness I learned Dr. Pyrko is leaving LLU for Orange County. I have had the best care in my life (77 years) with this excellent, caring physician. I am so appreciative of his care through a difficult surgery and life threatening period. I wish him well at Orange Coast. Thank you Dr....more
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