Dr. Stephen Mikulak, MD

Dr. Stephen Mikulak, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Stephen Mikulak, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

360 San Miguel Dr Ste 701

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 759-3600

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
more than 78% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 78% of peers
more than 70% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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23  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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.


  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harbor UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mikulak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mikulak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mikulak to family and friends
38 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mikulak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Mikulak uses a posterior approach, but he has refined his technique such that it is minimally invasive, cuts no muscle, and involves very little pain afterward. I have used Tylenol only since the surgery, and the PT says I am ahead of schedule in my recovery. Surgery is usually scheduled...more
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Dr mikulak has been very caring and concerned. Staff has supported some quick appt needs and he spends a good amount of time talking to patient and explaining his thought process and recommendations.
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I had a knee replacement surgery a couple of weeks ago and wanted the best surgeon available. We live in Rancho Mirage and it was quite a drive to Newport Beach to see Dr. Mikulak. He not only did a beautiful job on my knee, but his bedside manner, his nurses and assistants were all first rate....more
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My knee was so painful from an injury, Dr Mikulak performed a meniscus surgery to clean up the torn tissues and improve the healing. Even was able to see images of the area from during the surgery. Great talented surgeon and genuine caring physician. Healed quickly and exceptionally well, very tiny...more
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Just had total hip replacement and couldn't be happier. Dr. Mikulak is a true professional and tremendous at his skill. I am walking with minimal aid only 2 days after surgery.
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