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Dr. James Patrick Tasto MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 45 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. James Tasto has 2 office locations.
College East
San Diego Sports Medicine
6719 Alvarado Rd
Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92120

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Tasto is Satisfactory. Dr. Tasto has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.4
  • Currently 2.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.8
  • Currently 1.8 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 1.8
  • Currently 1.8 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.6
  • Currently 1.6 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 1.6
  • Currently 1.6 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Tasto, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Diseases
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Tendon Injuries (Tendiopathy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Tasto graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Maywood. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Arthroscopy
Tendon Injuries (Tendiopathy)

Affiliations

Dr. Tasto has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Alvarado Hospital 
  • Grossmont Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Tasto accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Care 1st Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 14 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans
  • Community Health Group - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog


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Where does Dr. James P. Tasto practice?
Dr. James Tasto practices Orthopaedic Surgery near San Diego, CA.
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