Dr. William Oppenheim, MD

Dr. William Oppenheim, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. William Oppenheim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and pediatrics.

1250 16th St # 2100

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 319-1234

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pelvic Pain
normal
more than 82% of peers
Scoliosis
normal
more than 53% of peers
Spine Disorders
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more than 24% of peers

Dr. Oppenheim'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatrics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Oppenheim does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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4  Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Wash Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Girdlestone Scholar
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Ortho Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Oppenheim has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Oppenheim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oppenheim's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oppenheim to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Oppenheim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Oppenheim nearly killed me. 2 years ago, when I was a long-standing patient, I was hospitalized due to rapid weakening and progressive paralysis. Despite input from other doctors, he refused to conduct basic tests, which would have revealed severe cervical spinal stenosis. He insisted it was...more
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