Dr. Robert Aptekar, MD

Dr. Robert Aptekar, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
74 y/o
(36)

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Dr. Robert Aptekar, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Campbell, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

Arthritis and Orthopedic Medical Center

221 E Hacienda Ave Ste A

Campbell, CA 95008
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare PPO

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. Aptekar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wrist Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aptekar treats Wrist Fracture more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Aptekar treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Radius Fracture
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aptekar treats Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Aptekar treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aptekar treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Aptekar treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Aptekar's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

About Me

Our goal is to relieve suffering and restore the bone,joint, muscle and spine health of all patients we see with such skill and empathy that they are completely satisfied with our care and recommend us to others.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedics
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1974
Stanford Med Center
Residency Hospital
1970
Stanford Med Center
Internship Hospital
1969
University of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
1965
Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1974
1970
1969
1965

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AOA Honors Medical School, 1969
  • MD Cum Laude, 1969
  • Richmond Cerebral Palsy Award, 1973

Media & Publications

  • 23 Peer reviewed articles from 1971-present,

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Aptekar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Aptekar

3.9

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
69.44444444444444%
(25)
4 Stars
2.7777777777777777%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(2)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(8)

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