Dr. Peter Pyrko, MD

Dr. Peter Pyrko, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Pyrko, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Fountain Valley, CA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 3 years.

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

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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

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pyrko to family and friends
4.7
based on 15 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

in Menifee, CA |
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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in Costa Mesa |
Scheduled for Left Hip THR Monday 1/15/2018. Thus far, Dr. Pyrko took time out of his lunch hour on two separate occasions to not only call me back but to assure He had answered any and all questions that I may have. Just completed watching the procedure on U tube. Wow, what an artistry to say...more
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in Palm Springs, CA |
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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Riverside, CA |
I found Dr. Pryko to be highly informative, well trained and very experienced. He answered all 11 of my questions in a solid manner. I had a hip replacement done and was and continue to be highly satisfied with the results.
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Dr. Pyrko is a blessing to orthopedic hip surgery ! He gave me my life back ! He was honest & caring with me, and also respected my wishes. During visits, he made eye contact with my husband as well as me. When I finally had my hip replaced, Dr. Pyrko's attention was outstanding ! I saw him before...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pyrko accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Pyrko has admitting privileges

Loma Linda University Medical Center - East Campus
25333 Barton Rd
Loma Linda, CA 92354
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