Dr. Susan V Bukata MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Susan Bukata is an orthopedic surgeon in Santa Monica, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. She received her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Bukata accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 60 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 39 at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Rochester
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1995–2002

Genesee Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–1996

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Atypical Femur Fractures.
Tyler, W.,Bukata, S.,O'Keefe, R.

Atypical Femur Fractures.
Borrelli, J.,Lane, J.,Bukata, S.,Egol, K.,Takemoto, R.,Slobogean, G.,Morshed, S.

Case discussion: hip fracture in a patient on hospice with dementia and anemia.
Friedman, S. M.,Clark, N.,Nicholas, J. A.,Bukata, S. V.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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