Dr. Thomas Ferro, MD

Dr. Thomas Ferro, MD

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Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
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59 y/o
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Dr. Thomas Ferro, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Arroyo Grande, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, and more.

Thomas D. Ferro, M.D. @ The Bone & Joint Center

860 Oak Park Blvd

Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gallagher Basset
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • United Food and Commercial Workers
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Zurich

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ferro'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ferro "When you come in to see Dr. Ferro, you'll find his credentials are matched by his caring approach. He'll begin by educating you about your condition and explaining treatment options available. He will work with you to find the best choice for your lifestyle. Should surgery be required, Dr. Ferro is committed to the best treatments and technologies available for successful results."

3  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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43  Procedures

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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, San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of California, San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of New Mexico, Albuquerque
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of California, San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Anderson Orthopedic Research Institute
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ferro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ferro's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ferro to family and friends
49 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Ferro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

After one surgery that failed and one that I wasn't notified what time to come in, and one that Dr. Ferro stopped because of a small sore by surgery site. I was so upset but Dr Ferro said not to worry and he would operate when the sore healed. My next appt was cancelled and I was released from...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Ferro for approximately 13 years, he has been a great doctor, I drive roughly 41/2 hours one way to see & be treated by him. I had a visit scheduled the first part of May, 2018 and was told they didn’t have the necessary technicians on duty to start my routine exam. I...more
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Very nice, patient and listens
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Dr. Ferro , is a Wonderful Doctor. All I can say he is the Best Doctor I've Ever Been too.
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I had my left knee replaced by Dr. Ferro as an outpatient procedure at Oak Park Surgery Center, and the entire experience was outstanding! I was walking 30 minutes after surgery and headed home 2 hours after surgery, what a complete difference from having my other knee done in a hospital 6 years...more
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