My philosophy is to treat all of my patients as I would want my own family to be treated. My goal at Desert Orthopaedic Center is to provide my patients with the best orthopaedic care available, to help my patients live pain free, and to get my patients back to a full and active lifestyle. I pride myself on open and honest communication and I actively involve my patients in every step of the diagnosis and treatment process.Read more
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Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fontes to family and friends is 4.2 out of 5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fontes to family and friends
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Dr. Fontes Says:
I'd like to thank my patients for providing feedback regarding the care I have provided to them. My staff and I value this feedback and know that the majority of new patient referrals comes from my patients telling their friends and family about me.
I have been a dedicated orthopedic surgeon for over 20 years. Quality patient care is #1 to