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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kristopher Downing is Excellent. Dr. Downing has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

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.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Downing has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Kristopher Downing MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 8 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Kristopher Downing practice?
Dr. Kristopher Downing has 1 office location.
Dr. Kristopher Downing practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand near Chula Vista, CA.
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