Dr. Christopher Hajnik

Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Encinitas, CA
17 years experience male

Locations

Office

Encinitas, CA

Address

332 Santa Fe Drive, Suite 110, Encinitas, CA
Directions

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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

United healthcare

About

Specialties
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Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

212 Answers
51 Agrees
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A male asked:
Dr. Christopher Hajnik
17 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Activity mod: This is likely patellofemoral syndrome. It usually responds to pt focused on vmo strengthening, avoidance of squats, lunges, and stairs, and a short ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Hajnik
17 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Probably: I'm no expert on insurance jargon, but the meniscus is a type of knee cartilage that is treated with arthroscopic surgery.
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3 thanks
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Hajnik
17 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Depends: This depends if the tear can be repaired (longer recovery with some early restrictions) or not (shorter recovery with no restrictions). Recovery shou ... Read More
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2 thanks

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Apr 6, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hajnik is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hajnik is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you so much i've been freaking out. Do you have advice for knee bone contusions? I have some on my left patella from an injury 2YrsAgo
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Thanks for your quick reply! I am still under my surgeons care I just can't seem to get satisfactio
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A friend is about to go thru this.Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, PA
Graduated 2003MD

Affiliations

CORE Orthopedics PC
Scripps Memorial Hospital
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