Dr. Samantha Piper, MD

Dr. Samantha Piper, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Samantha Piper, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in San Diego, CA. She graduated from UCSF School of Medicine and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic surgery.

5893 Copley Dr

San Diego, CA 92111

Contact Information

(619) 528-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 94% of peers
Broken Arm
very high
more than 92% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Piper'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.

2  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Piper does not have any board certifications listed.

64  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
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26  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Upper-Extremity Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Reconstruction
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UCSF School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital For Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University, St Louis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Piper has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Piper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Piper's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piper to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Piper'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 (1)

I had an excellent experience with Dr. Piper for surgery to treat bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome of 22 years' duration. I decided to go ahead with surgery when she reviewed my nerve conduction studies and said she would be uncomfortable putting off surgery any longer. Now at exactly two weeks...more
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