Dr. Stephen Osborn, MD

Dr. Stephen Osborn, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Stephen Osborn, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Mountain View, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

2500 Hospital Dr Ste 15D

Mountain View, CA 94040

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Neck Muscle Strain
normal
more than 77% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
normal
more than 60% of peers
Hand Fracture
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Dr. Osborn's bio

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Osborn "Dr. Osborn is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery, with sub-specialty training in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery, and Total Joint Reconstruction. He specializes in Sports Medicine, and Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Shoulder and Knee Surgery. Dr. Osborn grew up in Seattle, Washington. He was very active in competitive swimming and track; he also became heavily involved in skiing and bicycling. He attended both Seattle University and the University of Washington. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree with major in Psychology, and extensive/near full majors also in Physics, Chemistry, and Philosophy.  He later completed a  Basic Surgery Residency, an Orthopedic Residency, a Total Joint Residency, and a Knee and Sports Medicine Residency. 

Care centers around doing a thorough history, physical examination, appropriate testing, diagnosis, and discussion of treatment options, both non-operative and operative, as indicated/necessary. "

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8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy

1  Board Certifications

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

107  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Gout
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Wrist Fracture
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9  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

  • Seattle University/University Of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Chicago (General Surgery), Loyola University (Orthopedic Surgery)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Knee and Sports Medicine Fellowship, Memorial Hospital, Long Beach, Ca.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Total Joint Fellowship, Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, Texas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Osborn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Osborn's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Osborn to family and friends
25 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Osborn'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 (16)

He is my back surgery doctor, I have seen him still, he is the best. Recently my left heel is hurt and he advised me to buy Asics shoe that I never wear this brand before and buy Superfeet insert. I bought Asics gel-nimbus 19 and green superfeet, after wearing 2 weeks, My heel is hurt less and it...more
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From my first visit with Dr. Osborn due to a very serious industrial accident on the job, I have had complete confidence in Dr. Osborn's treatment approach. He was very thorough in his diagnosis of the multiple serious injuries I sustained in my fall on the job. He has a very direct way of giving...more
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I really appreciate Dr. Osborn’s perfect surgery and sincere care of my raptured Achilles’ tendon. Now I am fully recovered, but it could not happen without him and Kimberly. Again,thank you very much.
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Dr. Osborn takes more time to explain his reasoning than any doctor I've ever had. He made sure I understood everything about my injury. This included a deep dive into the mechanics of blood flow and why it was important to ice my wrist between 4 and 8 times a day (he's clearly used to having...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Osborn for a couple of years. It began with shoulder problems and then later when I had back problems I went back to him. I love his approach..his first option with me was not surgery, but rather a more conservative approach. Regarding my back issues, he referred me to...more
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