J. Dominic Femino, MD

Orthopedic Oncology, Orthopedic Surgery
Accepting New Patients

Locations

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1500 San Pablo Street , Los Angeles, CA 90033
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7 days a week, 24 hours a day
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1441 Eastlake Ave , Los Angeles, CA 90089
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7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Provider Details

Language Spoken
English
Gender
Male
About J. Dominic Femino , MD
Joseph Dominic Femino, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at Keck Medicine of USC, who serves as chief of the USC Musculoskeletal Oncology Center. He specializes in the treatment of bone and soft tissue tumors, both malignant and benign. His clinical focus is curing patients of their cancer, while salvaging and reconstructing their limbs to provide maximum function. Patients can rely on Dr. Femino for compassionate care and trust that he will customize their treatment plan to best suit their individual health and wellness goals.

Dr. Femino’s research focuses on limb reconstruction after the removal of bone tumors, with particular emphasis on improving care for pediatric sarcoma patients. He is also focused on advancing non-invasive and minimally invasive surgical techniques. Dr. Femino’s research has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals and books, and he is regularly invited to discuss his work at national and international conferences.

He is deeply committed to training the next generation of physicians and serves as an associate professor of clinical orthopedic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Dr. Femino is a member of professional organizations such as the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Connective Tissue Oncology Society.
“I am passionate about providing the highest level of orthopedic oncology care possible. While I always strive to perform a technically excellent surgery, understanding the individual patient’s fears, desires and goals of treatment is just as critical for achieving optimal outcomes.”

Experience

Specialties
  • Orthopedic Oncology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Areas of Focus
Musculoskeletal Oncology, Orthopaedic Surgery
Academic Title
Chief of Musculoskeletal Oncology
Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery

Insurances Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare
  • Health Net
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Interplan
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • CIGNA
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • First Health
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • GEHA
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Brand New Day
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network

Ratings and Reviews

  • Provider Explanations Easy to Understand
  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Provider Showed Respect
  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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