Lance J Wrobel, MD Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Lance J Wrobel, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
Laguna Woods, CA

About Dr. Lance J Wrobel MD

Dr. Lance J Wrobel, MD is a doctor primarily located in Laguna Woods, CA. Their specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Wrobel has received 2 awards.


South County Orthopedic Specialists 24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200 Laguna Woods, CA 92637


Dr. Lance J Wrobel has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Orthopaedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Lance J Wrobel has the following 5 expertise

  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis


2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    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)

    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.

Dr. Lance J Wrobel Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Basic HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna

More about Dr. Lance J Wrobel

My wife, Susan, and our three children, Scott, Kristin, and Craig, settled in Orange County when I began private practice in orthopedic surgery in 1977. As one of the senior orthopedists in South Orange County, I have experienced many changes in medicine. I feel that our orthopedic group continues to provide the highest quality of care to our patients. Our group has been instrumental in the development of clinical pathways to ensure the quality and efficiency of care in the Memorial system. In April of 2002, our Orthopedic practice moved into a new facility with state of the art digital X-ray. We occupy the entire second floor with 15,000 sq ft of space. The areas of my particular interest are in hip, knee and shoulder. I am Board Certified, a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and a member of the Arthroscopic Association of North America. I am an active member in the American Medical Association and the California Orthopedic Association. I have been a Team Physician and Orthopedic consultant at Santa Margarita High School since the school's inception in 1987. I recently just completed a two year tenure as Chief of Orthopedics at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center(2000-2002). I also served in this capacity in 1983.

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