Dr. Miguel P Prietto MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Miguel Prietto is an orthopedic surgeon in Orange, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Orange County and St. Joseph Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 35 doctors at Children's Hospital of Orange County and one of 58 at St. Joseph Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

St. Joseph Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Children's Hospital of Orange County

UC Irvine Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Irvine
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1984

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1978–1979

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Endoscopically assisted patella-tendon graft femoral fixation failure.
Prietto, M. P.

Palmar carpal instability secondary to dislocation of scaphoid and lunate: report of case and review of the literature.
Taleisnik, J., Malerich, M., Prietto, M.

Femoral varus-derotation osteotomy in spastic cerebral palsy.
Hoffer, M. M., Stein, G. A., Koffman, M., Prietto, M.


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