Bay Area Orthopedic Surgeon Specializing in Arthritis

Orthopedic Experience and Dedication Resulting in Optimum Patient Outcomes.

There are times when an orthopedic injury, arthritis, or other joint problem requires not just advanced care, but outstanding attention from a leader in the field. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Bolanos, is has just that – a leading orthopedic surgeon who cares for you and all your orthopedic needs.

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Dr . Alberto Bolanos

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Alberto Bolanos

Dr. Bolanos knows what it takes to be a trendsetter in orthopedic medicine. Often the first to approach surgeries with new techniques and tools, he understands what it means to find newer, better ways to treat orthopedic conditions just like yours.

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  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Western Orthopaedic Association
  • California Medical Association
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • California Medical Association

Osteoarthritis & Joint Health

Bone and joint specialist Dr. Bolanos offers treatment for joint pain and immobility from many types of arthritis.

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Total Hip Replacement

Dr. Bolanos utilizes state-of-the-art techniques to get you back on your feet.

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Patient Experience

  • “I want to say that I am very much satisfied with Dr. Bolanos and his staff. On the day of surgery, Dr. Bolanos came to check on me and once again explained the whole procedure, what exactly was fixed in my shoulder and how soon I could start being physically active, which is very important to me!”

    - Edgar ( World Champion Kickboxer ) -

  • “At age 56 my right hip was in bad shape, my quality of life had become affected to the point where it was hard to walk for any distance and sleep well at night. I am so glad I selected Dr. Bolanos to do my hip resurfacing surgery since he also does the standard total hip replacement and is familiar with both surgical options...”

    - Jonathan -

  • “As an avid outdoorsman and backpacking enthusiast, it came as quite a blow when in 2009 I was forced to back out of a planned backpacking trip due to hip pain. Realizing it was time to seek professional help, I was referred to Dr. Bolanos who diagnosed osteoarthritis in my hip and advised that a replacement be considered...”

    - Eric -

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Orthopedic Institute of the Bay Area: Dr. Alberto Bolanos
100 S San Mateo Dr
San Mateo, CA 94401

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