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About Dr. Christopher D Hamilton

Dr. Christopher D Hamilton, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bakersfield, CA. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Hamilton is affiliated with Mercy Hospital D / P SNF and Bakersfield Memorial Hospital. Dr. Hamilton has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher D Hamilton is Great. Dr. Christopher D Hamilton has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Christopher D Hamilton is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Southern California Orthopedic

2400 Bahamas Dr Ste 200
Bakersfield, CA 93309
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Specialties

Dr. Christopher D Hamilton has the following 3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Knee Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

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Reviews

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Fabulous Doctor and staff

Shoulder and collarbone surgery went swimmingly and I'm stronger than before. I send my children to this professional. This doctor and his staff do a very professional job. Highly recommended.

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had repair in right arm need repair in left arm
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Excellent

All I can say is that he is an exceellant surgeon. He has a very friendly but professonial manner. He listens to what you say.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2014)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hamilton is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • University Of California Los Angeles David Geffen School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

  • Yale University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Christopher D Hamilton accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Southern California Orthopedic, 2400 Bahamas Dr Ste 200, Bakersfield, CA

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