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

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(18)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kristopher Downing is Excellent. Dr. Downing has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
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Promptness 4.0
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Courteous Staff 4.5
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.4
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Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Downing graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Downing has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Kristopher Downing MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 7 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Kristopher Downing practice?
Dr. Kristopher Downing has 8 office locations.
Dr. Kristopher Downing practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand near Chula Vista, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA and San Diego, CA.
See Chula Vista Orthopedic Surgeons.