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Dr. Jeremy McCandless, MD

Dr. Jeremy McCandless, MD

Age 44 Orthopedic Surgery M
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Dr. Jeremy McCandless, MD is a orthopedic surgery specialist in San Diego, CA. Dr. McCandless completed a residency at University Of Utah Hospital. He currently practices at San Diego Orthopedic Associates and is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. McCandless is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery.


  • Total Joint Replacement and Revision Fellowship at the University of Utah, Fellowship Hospital — 2010
  • University Of Utah Hospital, Fellowship Hospital — 2010
  • University Of Utah Hospital, Residency Hospital — 2009
  • Metro Health Hosp/Case Wstn Rsvr University, Internship Hospital — 2005
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 2005
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Medical School — 2004
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus, Undergraduate School — 2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
  • SelectHealth
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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my 1st visit, he took & read x-rays, examined my knee, was familiar with what I had written of my knee problem, ordered MRI & I had no delay at all with scheduling follow-up appt for MRI results. I feel confident he is looking for my best interest.
Nancy Swanson — Mar 05, 2021
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Dr. McCandless frequently treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain, Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement), and Joint Pain.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
  • Sharp Coronado Hospital
  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital