Dr. David Downs, MD

Sports Medicine | Joint Replacement

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680 Langsdorf Drive, Suite # 103
Fullerton, California, 92831
Phone: (714) 879-0050
Fax: (714) 879-0249

16611 E. Yorba Linda Blvd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Phone: (714) 528-8670

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.7 out of 5
221 Ratings
115 Comments

Brief Bio

Dr. David Downs, M.D. is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopy. He was lucky enough to grow up in the community he now serves, having graduated from Troy High School in Fullerton and from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. After receiving a medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, he returned to southern California for a residency at Loma Linda University Hospital and specialty training at Kaiser Permanente in Irvine.

Outside of his work, Dr. Downs leads an active lifestyle with hobbies that include running, basketball, water skiing, snow skiing, and spending time with his wife and 3 daughters.


Education

  • Medical School: Baylor University
  • Internship: Loma Linda University
  • Residency: Loma Linda University
  • Fellowship: Kaiser Permanente Southern California

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, California Medical Association, American Medical Association, and Christian Medical Dental Association


Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.7
Provider showed concern
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Provider explained things clearly
4.7
Provider included you in decisions
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending this provider

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jun 25, 2022
Everyone is very friendly and helpful
Jun 24, 2022
Everyone, including the Dr. Were so nice and accommodating.
Jun 20, 2022
The xray tech was very friendly and the MA was nice as well.
Jun 20, 2022
Wait time was fine
Jun 15, 2022
Everyone was super helpful and courteous.
Jun 15, 2022
Dr. Down's was very thorouh and explained the issues I was exoeriencing in detail, he even informed me of a problem I wasn't aware of/told about by another provider.
Jun 15, 2022
I would recommend Dr. DOWNS and the staff at Fullerton Orthopedic to anyone in need of this type of speciality.
Jun 6, 2022
Dr Downs is the best
May 31, 2022
All good
May 31, 2022
All good
May 31, 2022
All good
May 31, 2022
All good
May 31, 2022
All good
May 20, 2022
Always welcoming and friendly
May 20, 2022
Nurse asked how I was and Dr. Came in quickly.
May 20, 2022
Dr. Downs listens well and explains well. Is very caring .
May 20, 2022
The room, bathroom, exam room are always spotless
May 20, 2022
I have recommended the practice to friends.
May 20, 2022
Dr. Downs ws very thorough and explains everything well.
May 20, 2022
All the staff and Dr Downs had an excellent bed side manner and answered all my questions.
May 20, 2022
I would recommend Dr Downs. He was able to provide some relief for my knee that same day.
May 20, 2022
I would highly recommend this staff.
May 20, 2022
Very timely service
May 19, 2022
Front desk personnel were very nice and helpful.
May 19, 2022
Everyone at the office was polite.
May 19, 2022
I am very happy with the friendliness and professionalism of the staff and physicians, including Dr Downs. Downs is an excellent physician/surgeon and does not rush the patient.
May 6, 2022
Everyone was very kind and helpful except the person who checks you in. The previous woman was so much friendly and helpful. The current person makes you feel uncomfortable and does not speak very kind to you.
May 6, 2022
We loved the girls who talked to us in the room and the X-ray tech was super kind and friendly.
May 5, 2022
A+++++
Apr 30, 2022
Good
Apr 30, 2022
Good
Apr 30, 2022
Good
Apr 30, 2022
Good
Apr 29, 2022
Everyone is always friendly, courteous, and very professional.
Apr 29, 2022
Love her attitude and level of professionalism
Apr 29, 2022
Dr. Downs is the best. I am so happy I was assigned to him.
Apr 20, 2022
Staff very prompt attending patients.
Apr 20, 2022
Nurse/assistant went over any concerns since past visit.
Apr 20, 2022
I have a high regard for the Doctor and the care he provides.
Apr 20, 2022
Great
Apr 20, 2022
Great
Apr 19, 2022
Felt very comfortable with everyone
Apr 15, 2022
Excellent service with no prolonged waits.
Apr 14, 2022
Needs to smile
Apr 7, 2022
I have very good experience and I am happy,
Apr 7, 2022
All very good.
Apr 7, 2022
Doctor down,s is one of the best care provider. He have done excellent knee replacement and treatments. I am lucky to have my second knee replacement by him.. He Is professional and kind person,
Apr 7, 2022
Everything were good.
Apr 7, 2022
Of course I will share my good experience to others,
Apr 7, 2022
Everything were good and satisfactory.
Feb 24, 2022
I enjoy hard working atmosphere from the workers there with their happy smiles thank you so much
Feb 24, 2022
Very nice thank you for all your hard work
Feb 24, 2022
Thank you once again
Feb 24, 2022
Can't complain everything was good thank you so much
Feb 17, 2022
Debbie went above and beyond to squeeze us in for an appointment. She was very courteous and prompt at calling me back.
Feb 16, 2022
I have seen several doctors In this group and Dr. Rubinstein rebuilt my shoulder. I am grateful and recommend them to anyone.
Feb 16, 2022
I could not be happier with the whole practice.
Feb 15, 2022
Dr Down- gave me Cortison shots- I did not hurt. Thank you Dr Down. Adrianna did a good job preparing my injections and kind. Jessie is good too.
Feb 15, 2022
Very caring
Feb 15, 2022
I got a very great doctor who cares for my condition especiallyIam on dialysis
Feb 15, 2022
Very helpful
Feb 15, 2022
They are there to help and do there jobs well.thank you
Feb 15, 2022
My appt wait to get my appt this coming month from Terry was a while because she was talking to another employee and finishing g her paperwork's before I was attended- but I got it.
Feb 10, 2022
Completing the preregistration form on line doesn't work for everyone!!
Feb 8, 2022
Lots of paperwork to fill out.
Feb 6, 2022
Good
Feb 6, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
Good
Feb 1, 2022
Good
Jan 28, 2022
No hand washing brought in an intern did not ask if it was ok
Jan 23, 2022
In the short time I was there the staff seemed to work together well. Would have been nice if I could have seen their faces.
Jan 19, 2022
Great team
Jan 19, 2022
On-line check in system is fantastic and creates a very efficient process.
Jan 12, 2022
Good experience
Jan 12, 2022
Good experience
Jan 12, 2022
Good experience
Jan 12, 2022
Good experience
Jan 12, 2022
Good experience
Jan 12, 2022
Good experience
Jan 7, 2022
Staff was very friendly
Jan 7, 2022
Nurse was very attentive and friendly
Jan 7, 2022
Had some trouble registering online. Apparently it was unnecessary anyway since I had previously visited another doctor associate
Jan 6, 2022
Everyone was very pleasant
Jan 4, 2022
I don't know if I had a nurses assistant but everyone was nice where I went that came in to see me
Jan 4, 2022
I liked the doctor's explanation and he made me feel comfortable and the process seemed very efficient with the assistants taking notes. It felt very professional.
Jan 4, 2022
This is the most convenient and responsive medical office I've felt with.
Dec 31, 2021
I AM VERY HAPPY WITH DR.DOWNS AND STAFF
Dec 30, 2021
All good.
Dec 30, 2021
No evidence thus far for or against concern for personal issues
Dec 20, 2021
Over all It was one of the best experience with my medical need.
Dec 20, 2021
Based on my experience anyone who looking for quality of treatment by an Orthopedic Doctor, should choose Doctor Downs.
Dec 20, 2021
Excellent.
Dec 20, 2021
Excellent.
Dec 20, 2021
Doctor David Downs is Very nice, professional, knowledgeable and Take care of health problem as best as possible. I am pleased to choose him for my Knee surgery. He Is honest and treat me with respect In course of my visits and during of surgery. He provide show me the picture of X-ray from my left knee replacement which, It was perfect and make me happy. After surgery He allow me to stay an extra night In hospital. It was very helpful for my recovery. I am 100% satisfy with quality of care by him, his medical team at his Office and Hospital. As I noticed In Hospital All Nurses were saying positive about him. He Is very good Doctor with excellent personality. I feel lucky as his patient and I looking forward for my right knee replacement.
Dec 18, 2021
All good
Dec 18, 2021
Excellent nurse and staff
Dec 18, 2021
Dr Downs is amazing with his analysis
Dec 18, 2021
No issues here
Dec 18, 2021
I would highly recommend Dr Downs for knee replacements
Dec 18, 2021
We were running late and they accommodated us
Dec 18, 2021
No delays this visit.
Dec 16, 2021
Very nice staff.
Dec 16, 2021
The doctor is a very kind and very peofecional doctor
Dec 16, 2021
Henfermera wing lacks to be a little kinder
Dec 15, 2021
Would recommend Doctor Downs
Dec 15, 2021
Very friendly staff
Dec 15, 2021
Nurse was very friendly, asked me about my issue,
Dec 15, 2021
Dr Downs was very good explaining my situation and options I had regarding my knee
Dec 15, 2021
The office was very clean, I felt safe and comfortable since I walked in the office
Dec 15, 2021
Definitely recommend Dr Downs, he's very professional
Dec 15, 2021
My wait after checking in was minimal