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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jan Bear is Good. Dr. Bear has been reviewed by 35 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 3.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jan Bear, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Bear graduated from University of New Mexico , Albuquerque.


Dr. Bear has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Presbyterian Hospital 
  • St Vincent Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Jan Vt Bear MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Jan V. Bear practice?
Dr. Jan Bear has 1 office location.
Dr. Jan Bear practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Santa Fe, NM.
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