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Dr. Leo Semkiw, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.8 (17)
Map Pin Small San Jose, CA
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Leo Semkiw, MD

Dr. Leo Semkiw, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in San Jose, CA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University college of Medical science and is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Semkiw, completed a residency at Georgetown University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Semkiw an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Semkiw works at Leo B. Semkiw, M.D. in San Jose, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear and Patellar Chondromalacia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Semkiw's Office Locations

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    Leo B. Semkiw, M.D.
    2430 Samaritan Dr, San Jose, CA 95124 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Joint Pain
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Patellar Chondromalacia
Steroid Injection
Ankle Fracture
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Chondromalacia
Degenerative Disc Disease
Hip Tendinitis
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Osteophyte
Knee Sprain
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellar Fracture
Plantar Fasciitis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
ACL Surgery
Arthrocentesis
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement
Meniscectomy
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Impingement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Broken Arm
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femur Fracture
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Valgum
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Humerus Fracture
Knee Dislocation
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tenosynovitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Bone Scan
Carpal Tunnel Release
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Excision of Femur or Knee
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Joint Drainage
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement Revision
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Peripheral Nerve Block
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Somatic Nerve Block
Total Hip Replacement
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.8
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    About Dr. Leo Semkiw, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1215949110
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • D C General Ambulatory and Emergency Care
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University college of Medical science
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Good Samaritan Hospital

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    Dr. Leo Semkiw, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Semkiw is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Semkiw works at Leo B. Semkiw, M.D. in San Jose, CA. View the full address on Dr. Semkiw’s profile.

    Dr. Semkiw has seen patients for Joint Pain, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear and Patellar Chondromalacia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Semkiw on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    17 patients have reviewed Dr. Semkiw. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Semkiw.

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