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Dr. James Loddengaard, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
3.5 (19)
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Dr. James Loddengaard, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Torrance, CA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles and is affiliated with Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance and Torrance Memorial Medical Center.

Dr. Loddengaard works at Torrance Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Group in Torrance, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain, Back Pain and Low Back Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Coastalortho
    5215 Torrance Blvd Ste 210, Torrance, CA 90503 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 316-6190
  2. 2
    Torrance Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group
    23456 Hawthorne Blvd Ste 300, Torrance, CA 90505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 316-6190

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance
  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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    Oct 17, 2018
    One of the most understanding and caring Doctors I have ever had! He listens to you very thoroughly and he cares. Also he has an unbelievable office staff that stays on top of every appointment.
    Anthony Grieco in Long Beach , CA — Oct 17, 2018
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    About Dr. James Loddengaard, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1093757957
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Orthopaedic Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Cal Tech
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. James Loddengaard, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Loddengaard is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Loddengaard has an average wait time of 16 – 30 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Loddengaard has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Loddengaard works at Torrance Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Group in Torrance, CA. View the full address on Dr. Loddengaard’s profile.

    Dr. Loddengaard has seen patients for Joint Pain, Back Pain and Low Back Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Loddengaard on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Loddengaard. The overall rating for this provider is 3.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Loddengaard.

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