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Dr. Gurvinder Uppal MD

Sports Medicine Specialists in Riverside, CA

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Dr. Gurvinder Uppal specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery in Riverside, California.

Dr. Gurvinder Uppal has been compared 153 times. Details of Dr. Uppal's 28 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Union University are available on your free doctor report.

Primary Location for Dr. Uppal

Dr. Gurvinder Uppal
6800 Brockton Ave
Riverside, CA 92506
Neighborhood
Magnolia Center

 Ratings and Reviews for Dr. Gurvinder Uppal

Dr. Gurvinder Uppal has an average rating of 2.5 stars (out of 5) with a rating of Fair based on 15 reviews.


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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. Gurvinder Uppal identified specializing in Sports MedicineSports Medicine
An internist trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician must have knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the prevention of injury. Knowledge about special areas of medicine such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation, epidemiology, physical evaluation, injuries (treatment and prevention and referral practice), and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy life style are essential to the practice of sports medicine. The sports medicine physician requires special education to provide the knowledge to improve the health care of the individual engaged in physical exercise (sports) whether as an individual or in team participation.
and Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.
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He is certified in Orthopedic Surgery.

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 Hospital Affiliation

A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.

Dr. Uppal is affiliated with 1 hospital:

Riverside Community Hospital
4445 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92501

 Education

Dr. Uppal attended medical school at Union University Albany Medical College and graduated in 1986 having 28 years experience.

While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.

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