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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Menendez is Good. Dr. Menendez has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 3.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Menendez, FACS, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Bone Cancer
  • Femoral Cancer (Thigh Bone Neoplasm)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Malignant Bone Tumors/Cancer (Osteosarcoma)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Menendez graduated from New York University. He has 8 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bone Cancer (Bone Neoplasm)
Soft Tissue Cancer (Soft Tissue Neoplasm)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
Alpha Omega Alpha
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2013 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013 - 2014)


Dr. Menendez has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Huntington Hospital 
  • St. Vincent Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese

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Additional Information
Dr. Lawrence R Menendez FACS and MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Lawrence R. Menendez practice?
Dr. Lawrence Menendez has 1 office location.
Dr. Lawrence Menendez practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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