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Daniel Oakes, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA, Keck Hospital of USC


Orthopaedic Surgery Los Angeles, CA

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Director USC Joint Replacement

Overview of Dr. Oakes

Dr. Daniel Oakes, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon in Los Angeles, California. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in California and Minnesota. He is affiliated with Keck Hospital of USC and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

Education & Training

  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationFellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 2003 - 2004
  • UCLA Medical Center
    UCLA Medical CenterResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1997 - 2003
  • Harvard Affiliated Hospitals
    Harvard Affiliated HospitalsClass of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2003 - 2005
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1999 - 2023
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2011-2014
  • Top Doctors:LA Area Castle Connolly, 2013
  • Top Doctors:Southern California Castle Connolly, 2012
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Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • AAOS Recognizes 106 Surgeons with 2018 Achievement Award Winners
    AAOS Recognizes 106 Surgeons with 2018 Achievement Award WinnersApril 11th, 2018
  • Michael D. Charles, MD, Is Being Recognized by Continental Who's Who
    Michael D. Charles, MD, Is Being Recognized by Continental Who's WhoOctober 11th, 2020

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

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