Dr. Philip H. Conwisar, MD

Dr. Philip H. Conwisar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 55 years old

VALLEY CARE CENTER
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2015 Five Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement

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Dr. Conwisar specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Sherman Oaks, CA. He practices at 3 locations.

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      • Aetna
      • AvMed
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
      • Cigna
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bone Disorders
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Femur Fracture
      • Foot Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Glenoid Labrum Tear
      • Hand Conditions
      • Herniated Disc
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Sprain
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Spine Disorders
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Trigger Finger

      Procedures Performed

      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Hip Replacement
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Replacement
      • Knee Surgery
      • Neuroplasty
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Finger Release

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Chicago Medical School

        Graduated in 1987

      • Internship Hospital
        Michael Reese Hospital And Med Center

        Completed in 1988

      • Residency Hospital
        University of Illinois

        Completed in 1992

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Calif San Diego

        Completed in 1993

      • Undergraduate School
        State University of New York at Binghamton

        Graduated in 1983

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Conwisar's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

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