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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward McPherson is Good. Dr. McPherson has been reviewed by 60 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.1
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edward McPherson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections

Education & Awards

Dr. McPherson graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013, 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. McPherson has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Vincent Medical Center 
  • California Hospital Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Edward J McPherson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Edward J. McPherson practice?
Dr. Edward McPherson has 1 office location.
Dr. Edward McPherson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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