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Community Orthopedic Medical Group
I saw Dr. Adamson yesterday for a follow up visit on my knee. He diagnosed the issue & explained to me a Bakers cyst is extremely painful when it burst. I'm happy now that I can resume my daily activities knowing i'll probably have minor issues for a
while which are normal. Dr. Adamson is an outstanding doctor/surgeon.
Shirley D - Google review
I've been under orthopedic treatment since early childhood football injuries to my knees in the early 1970's. While my father was an MD, I've always had best possible medical care but over the past 23 years since I began treatment at COMG, I must say
they are the best orthopedic care I've ever had. 5-6 years ago I sustained a ruptured shoulder but fly back from Phoenix for Dr. Adamson's attention - so glad I did. In 11/19, I had a rt knee replacement by Dr. Adamson.
Same results. Quick recovery, minimal pain, best care I've ever had.
Otto C - Google review
Very, very pleased with this facility, overall care and Dr. Gardner. I was pleasantly surprised to be able to get an appointment very quickly for a chronic Achilles issue. Dr. Gardner took his time, had new Xrays done and discussed options. We decided
to go back to the basics and see if that helps to alleviate my issue. I can't say enough good things about the entire experience so far - all of the staff I interacted with were great. Highly recommend!
Debbie C - Google review
Great group of doctors, you can’t go wrong this group. Have recommended them to family and friends.
Doreen R - Google review
I am posting this for my husband Steve. Dr. Adamson is a very good and caring doctor. He really listens to his patients and shows that he cares about them.
My husband first went to see Dr. Adamson after his primary care physician suggested he see a specialist when his knee pain was not subsiding after several months since the initial onset. Dr. Adamson physically checked my husband's knee and listened carefully to my husband's story as to how the injury ocurred. He then ordered an MRI and was able to identify that my husband had an insufficiency fracture and a slightly torn meniscus. Dr. Adamson is very conservative and not eager to perform surgery unless necessary. He monitored my husband's condition for a little over half a year. Only when we all became convinced that the healing of the insufficiency fracture, which often heal on their own, had plateaued and was no longer improving, did we decide on surgery. Every step of the way, Dr. Adamson carefully explained the options and the possible outcomes.
The outpatient arthroscopic surgery went incredibly smooth. My husband experienced relatively little pain and only needed to take Tylenol for about a week. Dr. Adamson filled the insufficiency fracture with calcium phosphate and he trimmed the minor meniscus tear. The four small incisions completely healed without leaving any scars. My husband's knee is now very sound and he once again has full confidence going up and down stairs, etc. Dr. Adamson believes that this surgery will most likely assure that my husband will not need an artificial knee sometime in the future.
You cannot go wrong seeing Dr. Adamson at Community Orthopedic Medical Group.
Bambi E - Google review
Great service and great doctors. Dr. Gardner is my orthopedist. Very convenient location in Mission Viejo.
Dennis B - Google review
Everything was fast and effeciant. Could not have been better .
Arleen B - Featured review
- My visit was fine. I did have to wait a while. It would have been nice to have someone come in to say Dr was going to be late.
Nancy G - Customer since 2011
- My only complaint is the visiting wait time goes way over a proper time, whenever my husband or I have visited the offices.
Elaine O - Customer since 2005
- Amazing staff. Everyone was helpful, professional and caring.
Gabriela A - Customer since 2017
My appointment was on Thur April 20th. On that day i left the office with an MRI ordered for my left knee and with an appt in four weeks to see Dr. Marandola to discuss the results of the MRI and the next step. I was told when i left that someone would
be calling me to schedule an MRI. I heard nothing and on Fri Aril 28th i called the office and left a message asking about the MRI and mentioning that no one had contacted me.
Today is Mon May 1st and i have yet to hear anything from Community Orthopedic so i called Blue Shield. I was informed that the authorization was submitted on Fri April 28th and marked "urgent". So clearly my request for authorization for the MRI was lost in the shuffle and not submitted. Had i not called and left a message on Fri it would still presumably not have been submitted. No one returned my call to explain and apologize for the mix-up, they just submitted the forgotten paperwork and marked it "urgent". I am extremely unhappy, more so for how this was handled after i left a message alerting the staff to their oversight on Fri. If i am unable to get an MRI and have it read prior to my appt with Dr. Mandola i will be beyond dissatisfied.
Charles K - Customer since 2014
- I am happy with the care I've received at COMG. I would give this rating a 5 except that recently I had surgery and my first post-op was scheduled with the PA rather than the doctor/surgeon. I had questions related to the surgery
and wanted to talk to my doctor but was told I would be seeing the PA. I ended up scheduling another appointment.
Rocio N - Customer since 2009
- Everyone was friendly, helpful and explained everything I needed to know about my procedure.
DoraAnn G - Customer since 2011
- very please with my outstanding care
Joel L - Customer since 2013
- Upbeat atmosphere & high quality care.
Lynn J - Customer since 2005
- Very good experience.
John B - Customer since 2012
- Dr. Marrondola I feel Is one of the best Dr. I see. He has help my body to work as it should. Age will not hold me back, as long as I have a Dr like Marrondola. He is pleasant , good bedside manor, and knows his field of operation.
Thank you very much for your great service.
Mary M - Customer since 2004