Dr. Ralph Anthony Gambardella MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ralph Gambardella is an orthopedic surgeon in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Chapman Medical Center and Huntington Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Gambardella accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 21 doctors at Chapman Medical Center and one of 40 at Huntington Memorial Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Chapman Medical Center

Huntington Memorial Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Keck Hospital of USC
High performing in Orthopedics

White Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Marina Del Rey Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University Southern California Orthopedic Residency Program
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1978–1982

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1977–1978

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Preoperative Cryotherapy Use in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.
Koyonos, L.,Owsley, K.,Vollmer, E.,Limpisvasti, O.,Gambardella, R.

Superficial radial nerve injury after avulsion fracture of the brachioradialis muscle origin in a professional lacrosse player: a case report.
Marchant, M.H., Gambardella, R.A., Podesta, L.

Revision surgery for failed elbow medial collateral ligament reconstruction.
Dines, J.S., Yocum, L.A., Frank, J.B., ElAttrache, N.S., Gambardella, R.A., Jobe, F.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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