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Dr. John Dearborn, MD

Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery*
4.3 (72)
Map Pin Small Atherton, CA
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Dearborn, MD

Dr. John Dearborn, MD is a Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Atherton, CA. They specialize in Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine and is affiliated with Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Adventist Health Sonora, Washington Hospital, Mark Twain Medical Center, Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital, Stanford Health Care, Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula, John Muir Health – Walnut Creek Medical Center, El Camino Health - Mountain View Hospital, Tahoe Forest Hospital, Dominican Hospital and Stanford Health Care Valleycare. Dr. Dearborn, completed a residency at Ucsf Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Dearborn an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Dearborn works at Practice in Atherton, CA with other offices in Fremont, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis, Miner's Knee and Osteoarthritis of Knee along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

These providers are on the medical staff of Good Samaritan Hospital
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Dr. Dearborn's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Dearborn & Associates Institute for Joint Restoration
    1706 El Camino Real Ste 101, Atherton, CA 94027 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (650) 325-1395
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    Washington Hospital Healthcare System
    2000 Mowry Ave, Fremont, CA 94538 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 818-7200
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  • Mills-peninsula Medical Center
  • Adventist Health Sonora
  • Washington Hospital
  • Mark Twain Medical Center
  • Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital
  • Stanford Health Care
  • Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula
  • John Muir Health – Walnut Creek Medical Center
  • El Camino Health - Mountain View Hospital
  • Tahoe Forest Hospital
  • Dominican Hospital
  • Stanford Health Care Valleycare

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Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Avascular Necrosis
Genu Valgum
Genu Varum
Hip Osteophyte
Knee Osteophyte
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee Replacement
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Knee Replacement Revision
Partial Knee Replacement
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
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Degenerative Disc Disease
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Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Patellar Chondromalacia
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
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Hip Replacement Revision
Steroid Injection
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Cerebral Palsy
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Elbow Bursitis
Femoral Neck Fracture
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Impingement
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Joint Reconstruction Recovery
Knee Dislocation
Knee Ligament Tears
Limb Length
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
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Meniscus Tear
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Piriformis Syndrome
Prosthetic Joint Mechanical Failure
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
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Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Osteophyte
Snapping Hip
Traumatic Arthropathy
Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
Bursal Drainage
Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
Hip Dislocation
Hip Resurfacing
Image-Guided Knee Replacement
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
Patella Resurfacing
Patellar Tendon Repair
Posterior Mini-Incision Total Hip Arthroplasty
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
Total Knee Replacement
Total Knee Replacement Revision
Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    About Dr. John Dearborn, MD

    • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1396786901
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    Education & Certifications

    • Harvard Medical School & Massachusetts General Hospital
    • Ucsf Medical Center
    • Ucsf Medical Center
    Medical Education
    • University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
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    Undergraduate School
    • Stanford University
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    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. John Dearborn, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Dearborn is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Dearborn has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Dearborn has seen patients for Osteoarthritis, Miner's Knee and Osteoarthritis of Knee, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Dearborn on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    72 patients have reviewed Dr. Dearborn. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Dearborn.

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