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Dr. Andrew Wassef, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgeon

Torrance, CA

About Dr. Andrew Wassef

Dr. Wassef is an expert in minimally invasive and robotic assisted surgery. He has a special focus on joint replacements in the younger population. Dr. Wassef spends time teaching surgeons worldwide about how to adopt robotic assisted surgery into their practice and currently serves as a teaching consultant for Mako Robotic Assisted Surgery. He has an interest in revision surgery, complex reconstructions, and revision of failed total joint replacements. He received Vital’s “Patients’ Choice Award” and Compassionate Doctor Recognition from 2014-2018. Dr. Wassef is married with two young children and is an active member of the South Bay community. In his spare time he enjoys golfing and spending time with his family.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
  • Lakewood Regional Medical Center
  • Los Alamitos Medical Center
  • Saint Vincent Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Howard University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Toledo Medical Center, Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Saint Vincent Medical Center, Joint Replacement Institute, Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction

Professional memberships

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1982848099

Overall rating
5.0
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My past visits (I think only 2) have been comforting, supportive, and positive. I need 2 knee replacements so alot ofanxiety to get this done. But I feel confident putting my trust in Dr. Wasseff.
My past visits (I think only 2) have been comforting, supportive, and positive. I need 2 knee replacements so alot of anxiety to get this done. But I feel confident puttingmy trust in Dr. Wasseff.
GN · Less than 1 year ago

Dr. Andrew Wassef's office location

Sports and Spine Orthopaedics

23456 Hawthorne Blvd, Suite 200, Bldg 5

Torrance, CA 90505

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Excellent. Dr. Wassuf and Joe make you feel so comfortable. I trust them a 100%.

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My past visits (I think only 2) have been comforting, supportive, and positive. I need 2 knee replacements so alot of anxiety to get this done. But I feel confident putting my trust in Dr. Wasseff.

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