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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Erik Stark is Good. Dr. Stark has been reviewed by 37 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Stark graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 3 awards.

AOA-OREF-Zimmer Resident Leadership Forum, Huntington Beach, CA
Edwin G Bovill Award. Best Paper, OTA 2003
Leonard Marmor Surgical Arthritis Foundation Resident Achievement Award


Dr. Stark has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Erik Scott Stark MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 10 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Erik S. Stark practice?
Dr. Erik Stark has 1 office location.
Dr. Erik Stark practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Oceanside, CA.
See Oceanside Orthopedic Surgeons.