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Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
No malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
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Dr. Faerber's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Faerber "Wade Faerber DO FSOSO is a fellowship trained sports medicine board certified orthopedic surgeon based in Riverside, California. He has been in practice since 1992. Dr. Faerber graduated from S.U.N.Y at Oneonta in 1982 with a BS majoring in Biology. He graduated Medical School from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine of NYIT in June 1986, completed an Orthopedic Residency in June 1991 at Cuyahoga Falls Hospital/Ohio University and completed a one year Orthopedic/Sports Medicine fellowship at Saint Joseph's Hospital, Chicago, Illinois in July 1992. Dr. Faerber has been in practice in Southern California since August 1992. Dr. Faerber's Service and Accomplishments Include:Serving as a Team Physician and Orthopedic Consultant for Cypress College 1992-2003. Dr. Faerber also worked as the Team Physician for Temescal Canyon High School and Western High in Anaheim CA. Clinical associate Professor of Orthopedics at Western University. Co-Developed an Orthopedic Residency Program in conjunction with OPTI-West in 1998. He serves as the Program Director since 2000 and currently oversees 15 Orthopedic residents which help care for the underserved population of the Inland Empire. Clinical Instructor for Riverside CC/PA program. Developed and maintained an Orthopedic PA Fellowship program since 2005. Dr. Faerber serves as the Orthopedics Department Chairman at Riverside County Regional Medical Center. He is the past Chief of Staff of Riverside County Regional Medical Center. In addition to his teaching/mentoring activities, he has and is on the forefront of Orthopedic Sports Medicine/Shoulder/Knee cases in Riverside, CA. He is familiar with and performs various state-of-the-art (Carticel, Osteochondral Autograph and Allograph) procedures. In addition, he is one of the few Southern California Orthopaedists who regularly considers and uses minimally invasive resurfacing arthroplasty procedures (arthrosurface) for those individuals whose age and pathology would make them candidates to preserve as much of their joints as possible. As a top Sports Medicine Orthopedist, Dr. Faerber actually walks the walk. He is a former competitive wrestler. He has been a recreational triathlete since 1986 and continues to compete to this date. He's an avid skier and snowboarder and routinely maintains a golfing index below 10. From a national orthopedic standpoint, Dr. Faerber serves as a board member on the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics. He also serves as co-chair of the Orthopedic Educators Program.His private practice currently is with the Arrowhead Orthopaedics based in Riverside, CA which is one of the largest and most respected orthopedic groups in Southern California. In addition to his work in Southern California and on a national level, Dr. Faerber routinely participates in mission trips to underserved countries, The Dominican Republic and Haiti. He has been active in this service work for the past 5 years on a yearly basis. Being a progressive thinker he is open to newer technologies by relying on evidence based medicine such as; PRP (both peripheral and bone marrow), which is considered a promising treatment option for those suffering from soft tissue inflammatory/degenerative joint and soft tissue conditions. Dr. Wade Faerber also serves as a physician advisor for Alignmed which is the only evidence based apparel company that is FDA approved for improving an individual's biomechanic alignment performance related to shoulder and back dysfunction. drwadefaerber (dot) com"
This content was provided by Dr. Faerber "For over 21 years, Dr. Faerber has helped thousands of individuals, families and top performing athletes live healthier and productive lives. His patients show an unparalleled success rate in recovery and performance. Dr. Faerber is a fellowship trained sports medicine, board certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He also serves as a board member on the Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics. Dr. Faerber is renowned for his practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Shoulder and Knee Disorders."
Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
1 Board Action
Falsifying application for licensure (8/14/2014)
Action Taken: Fine
Summary: Faerber, Wade MD: License # 8166: : NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to disclose required information on license application. ACTION TAKEN: The Alaska State Medical Board has imposed a FINE in the amount of $1,000.00.
S.U.N.Y at Oneonta
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
Medical School | Graduated 1986
Southeastern Medical Center
Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
Orthopaedic Surgery - Southeaster Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
Orthopedic Sports Medicine - St. Joseph's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
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