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About Dr. Eric P Hofmeister

Dr. Eric P Hofmeister, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chula Vista, CA, with another office in San Diego, CA. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery of the Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Hofmeister has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Eric P Hofmeister is Excellent. Dr. Eric P Hofmeister has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Eric P Hofmeister is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Eric Paul Hofmeister Md

955 Lane Ave Ste 201
Chula Vista, CA 91914
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Naval Medical Center San Diego - Balboa

34800 Bob Wilson Dr
San Diego, CA 92134
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Specialties

Dr. Eric P Hofmeister has the following 3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Finger Injuries
  • Dupuytren's Contracture

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Reviews

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Fantastic Surgeon

So glad I found him

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Dr Hofmeister was awesome. What impress us the most was he had read all of the records of the past 3 yrs. Which has included neck, back, shoulder & arm. He answered all our questions & explained it, so you understood. He was very nice.

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Five Stars

Eric Hofmeister is a wonderful surgeon, he did all four of my hand surgeries and is a wonderful doctor,

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very good

AS A PATIENT, I FELT VERY COMFORTABLE WITH HIM PERFORMING MY SURGERIES BECAUSE HE WAS VERY CLEAR WITH ME ON EVERYTHING.

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Five Stars

Overall, great experience!

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5.0 minutes
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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015, 2012)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2012, 2014)

    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.

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Eric P Hofmeister accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • 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
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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