Dr. Rufus Wade Gore MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Rufus Gore is an orthopedic surgeon in La Quinta, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Desert Regional Medical Center and Eisenhower Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Gore accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 17 doctors at Desert Regional Medical Center and one of 21 at Eisenhower Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1981

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1982–1987

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 24 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

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

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