Dr. Samuel Park, MD

Dr. Samuel Park, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Samuel Park, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus in 2004 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.

26730 Crown Valley Pkwy Ste 200

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

(949) 364-2154

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 88% of peers
Elbow Bursitis
high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Park "Samuel W. Park is a highly trained, board eligible orthopedic surgeon and member of South Orange County Orthopaedics team. As a Harvard Fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Park specializes in hip and knee arthroplasty, an operative procedure in which an arthritic or dysfunctional joint surface is replaced."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

97  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture
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24  Procedures

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 California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Park has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Park's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Park to family and friends
48 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Park'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I had a hip replacement done in May of 2014. I wish EVERY doc could be Dr. Park. I am now facing a hip replacement in the other hip and I WISH WISH WISH it could be Dr. Park. His group no longer accepts SCAN/HMO. I will call tomorrow to see if going OFF of my plan and on to medicare is accepted....more
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I am facing surgery to replace my second knee within the next two weeks. Once again, Dr. Park and his staff have been efficient and proactive in moving me through the pre-operative process as quickly as possible, because I plan to move at the end of June. Because I have already been through one...more
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Initial interview recommend to total replace both knees. Same year same procedure. Monday the 26th is left knee. He is very confident of outcome and said I will typically hate him only 2 days afterwards. I'm counting on him for a renewed quality of life and outlook. All eggs in one basket with...more
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First visit Dr Park made me feel like I was wasting his time with my complaints about my injury. His after care instructions were only verbal and consisted of "See how it goes." Second visit nurse wanted to repeat x-rays done on first visit. Next the xray text tried to convince me to have more...more
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Dr. Park performed an anterior total hip replacement a little over 1 year ago. I was happy with Dr. Park throughout the entire experience and I am happy with the results - no more excruciating pain in my hip.
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