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Christopher Espinoza-Ervin, MD

Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Oklahoma City, OK 73103 (3 other locations)
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Good bedside manner
  • Takes time to answer questions

About Christopher Espinoza-Ervin MD

Christopher Espinoza-Ervin, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Oklahoma City, OK, with other offices in Edmond, OK and Vail, CO (and 2 other locations). He has 15 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.

Christopher Espinoza-Ervin has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Christopher Espinoza-Ervin has 4 locations

Mcbride Orthopedic Hospital Clinic 1110 N Lee Ave Oklahoma City, OK 73103
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Mcbride Orthopedic Physicians 400 N Bryant Ave Edmond, OK 73034
Steadman Hawkins Clinic 181 W Meadow Dr Ste 400 Vail, CO 81657
Mcbride Clinic 3700 36th Ave NW Norman, OK 73072
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Christopher Espinoza-Ervin has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Christopher Espinoza-Ervin has the following 14 areas of expertise

  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Hip Surgery
  • Bone Fracture
  • Sports Medicine
  • Scoliosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Replacement

Awards

5 Awards

  • Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2017, 2016, 2014)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2017, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018, 2017, 2016)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

Education

15 Years Experience

University Of Colorado School Of Medicine

Graduated in 2007

University Of Colorado School Of Medicine

Graduated in 2008

Dr. Christopher Espinoza-Ervin Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS OK Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS OK Blue Preferred PPO
  • BCBS OK BlueChoice
  • BCBS OK BlueLincs HMO
  • BCBS OK BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Advantage PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • OKLAHOMA
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Christopher Espinoza-Ervin

Dr. Chris Espinoza is an Orthopedic Surgeon at the McBride Orthopedic Hospital in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He specializes in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee, Hip, and Shoulder. His practice focuses on surgical and non-surgical treatment of knee, hip, and shoulder disorders. He has had extensive training in complex knee ligament surgery, hip arthroscopy, and joint preservation at the renowned Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado. Dr. Espinoza is a native of Oklahoma City, OK. He earned a microbiology degree from the University of Oklahoma where he was recognized on the President%u2019s Honor Roll and received scholarships for academic merit. He received his medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine where he decided to pursue Orthopedics and was awarded multiple scholarships for academic achievement and a NIH grant for research in the treatment of traumatic orthopedic injuries. Dr. Espinoza completed his Orthopedic Residency at UT Southwestern and Parkland Hospital in Dallas, where he obtained vast experience in musculoskeletal trauma and fracture care. During residency, he acted as assistant team physician to local high school, collegiate and professional athletes. He was elected by the faculty as the Administrative Chief Resident during his final year of training and was given the Vert Mooney Award for academic achievement during residency. Following residency, Dr. Espinoza was selected to attend the prestigious Steadman Clinic Fellowship Program. He trained with the top orthopedic surgeons in the world for complex knee and shoulder surgery as well as hip arthroscopy. He treated numerous professional athletes from the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, professional tennis, and professional bull riding tour. He also served as a physician for the United States Ski and Snowboard teams. During this training he focused on returning patients to their active lifestyles. Through this experience, he has become well-versed in complex knee ligament surgery, hip arthroscopy, and joint preservation procedures including microfracture, osteoarticular allograft transplant, and meniscus transplantation. Dr. Espinoza has been heavily involved in research throughout his career and his work has been published in several different peer-reviewed journals. His interests include ACL and knee ligament injuries, meniscus and cartilage injuries, and hip arthroscopy. His research has been presented at multiple national and international meetings. He has been selected by Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery to review articles submitted for publication. Whether you are an elite athlete or simply someone looking to stay active, Dr. Espinoza's goal is to offer individualized care and specialized support through every step of the process. He prides himself on communication with his patients and is always available for their needs. He is committed to serving the Oklahoma City community. Dr. Espinoza and his wife live in Oklahoma City.

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