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Dr. Steven Gausewitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Gausewitz

Newport Orthopedic Institute

22 Corporate Plaza Dr Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Dr. Steven Gausewitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.


Dr. Gausewitz's Reviews

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4.6

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Dr. Gausewitz is now retired.
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Took 1.5 months to diagnose a torn ACL, cracked tibia and posterior horn -2 visits and being untreated; not even physical therapy.
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Biography

Dr. Steven Gausewitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of California, Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
University Of California, Los Angeles
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

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(949) 722-7038

Dr. Gausewitz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gausewitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gausewitz treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gausewitz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

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Knee Disorders
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Dr. Gausewitz treats Knee Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gausewitz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Joint Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gausewitz treats Joint Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gausewitz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gausewitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)