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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gerald Swanson is Good. Dr. Swanson has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.1
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gerald Swanson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Swanson graduated from University of California at Los Angeles.


Dr. Swanson has 24 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Jude Medical Center 
  • Whittier Hospital Medical Center 


  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Hmong

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Additional Information
Dr. Gerald Swanson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Gerald Swanson practice?
Dr. Gerald Swanson has 5 office locations.
Dr. Gerald Swanson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Santa Fe Springs, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Habra, CA and Encino, CA.
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