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Ralph Rynning, MD

Medical doctor (MD)
Orthopedic surgery (board certified)
Upper extremity
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Sharp Community

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  1. Alvarado Medical Group DBA Orthopedic Specialists of San Diego
    5555 Reservoir Drive
    Suite 104
    San Diego, CA 92120-5198
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  2. Alvarado Medical Group DBA Orthopedic Specialists of San Diego, Coronado
    230 Prospect Place
    Suite 210
    Coronado, CA 92118-1980
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    Fax: 619-286-4568
  3. Orthopedic Specialists of San Diego
    8860 Center Dr
    Suite 350
    La Mesa, CA 91942
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Alvarado Medical Group DBA Orthopedic Specialists of San Diego
5555 Reservoir Drive

About Ralph Rynning, MD

I am committed to providing excellent orthopedic shoulder care in a compassionate, understanding environment. I strive to offer my patients the latest in treatment options tailored to their individual needs. I am fellowship-trained in the diagnosis and management of orthopedic disorders of the shoulder and elbow. My training is focused on up-to-date treatments, including advanced arthroscopic techniques, joint replacement, resurfacing procedures and complex upper-extremity fracture care and sports injuries. I strive to provide personalized orthopedic treatment for each patient.
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Ralph Rynning, MD, accepts 25 health insurance plans.

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56 ratings
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Verified Patient
March 27, 2024


Very first time meeting Dr. Rynning. Nice, warm, and friendly. He was easy to talk to and answer all my question and show me how my shoulder will work after surgery.
Verified Patient
January 25, 2024


Verified Patient
January 5, 2024


Dr. Rynning is fantastic. Highly recommend to friends & family.
Verified Patient
January 5, 2024


Dr. Rynning is wonderful. I felt very confident in his care. My surgery & leading up to it was handled w/professionalism and human kindness.
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