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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Rinsky is Excellent. Dr. Rinsky has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Rinsky, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Rinsky graduated from University of Cincinnati. He has 2 awards.

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


Dr. Rinsky has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Lawrence Allen Rinsky MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Lawrence A. Rinsky practice?
Dr. Lawrence Rinsky has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lawrence Rinsky practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Palo Alto, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Menlo Park, CA.
See Palo Alto Surgeons.