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Michael John Skyhar, MD Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Michael John Skyhar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
4.9
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Encinitas, CA 92024 (1 other location)
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Friendly staff
  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Good bedside manner

About Michael John Skyhar MD

Michael John Skyhar, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Encinitas, CA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.

Michael Skyhar has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Michael John Skyhar has 2 locations

Scripps Clinic Encinitas 310 Santa Fe Dr Encinitas, CA 92024
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Core Orthopaedics Pc 332 Santa Fe Dr Ste 110 Encinitas, CA 92024

Specialties

Dr. Michael John Skyhar has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Michael John Skyhar has the following 5 areas of expertise

  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis

Awards

4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008)

    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 (2016, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    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

41 Years Experience

Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1981

Hospital For Special Surgery

Residency

Dr. Michael John Skyhar Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Anthem Advantage HMO
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • 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 Priority Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • 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 Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Tandem PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Michael John Skyhar

Dr. Skyhar is fellowship-trained in sports medicine. He is currently a physician at CORE Orthopaedic Medical Center, where the philosophy of treatment is defined as comprehensive operative and non-operative care of orthopaedic injuries and disorders. Dr. Skyhar attended medical school at Oregon Health Sciences University and completed his residency in 1987 at the University of California San Diego Medical Center. His sports medicine fellowship training was completed in 1988 at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Scripps Ximed Medical Group, and the California Medical Association. Formerly the Chief of Medical Staff at Scripps Encinitas, Dr. Skyhar remains active in the community. He currently serves as Team Physician for Palomar College. He has published and presented numerous articles about sports medicine injuries.

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