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Patient Reviews

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Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Laura Timmerman is Excellent. Dr. Timmerman has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
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Promptness 4.6
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Courteous Staff 4.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.6
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Laura Timmerman, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Instability
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Timmerman graduated from University of California at Davis. She has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Timmerman has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 
  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Campus 

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Additional Information
Dr. Laura Ann Timmerman MD is a female Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Laura A. Timmerman practice?
Dr. Laura Timmerman has 2 office locations.
Dr. Laura Timmerman practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Walnut Creek, CA.
See Walnut Creek Surgeons and Walnut Creek Sports Medicine Doctors.