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Dr. William Winternitz Jr, MD

Dr. William Winternitz Jr, MD

Age 72 Orthopedic Surgery M
(38) 38 reviews

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Dr. William Winternitz Jr, MD is a orthopedic surgery specialist in Poway, CA. Dr. Winternitz Jr completed a residency at University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus. and is affiliated with Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Winternitz Jr is board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.


New Patient? (760) 456-9916
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      12630 Monte Vista Rd, Poway, CA 92064 Call
      Existing Patients: (858) 487-6440
      New Patients:
      (760) 456-9916


  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus, Residency Hospital
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus, Internship Hospital
  • University of Oregon Medical School Hospitals and Clinics, Fellowship Hospital — 1982
  • University Of Kentucky, Medical School — 1977

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Winternitz gave me my life back. I was diagnosed with bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome in 2013. In 2017, the Department of Labor approved my case and told me to find a dr that accept payment from Worker's Comp. I spent months researching & interviewing surgeons to perform carpal tunnel release surgery. When I did find a surgeon, I encountered rude, unhelpful office staff. I was extremely frustrated. Finally, in March 2019, I contacted Dr. Winternitz's office. My first encounter, I was greeted by very helpful office staff. I received step-by-step instructions, was provided the required paperwork, and was given an appointment the following week. Meeting Dr. Winternitz was life changing. He knew exactly what needed to be done. He scheduled my surgery & his staff took care of the paperwork. The surgery and recovery were quick, and I have my life back. No more PAIN! I am no longer woken up from excruciating pain in my hands. Thank you Dr. Winternitz and staff!
Stacey Verboom — Sep 23, 2019
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  • Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido

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Dr. Winternitz Jr frequently treats Osteoarthritis of Knee, Osteoarthritis, and Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear).