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Janet Dunlap, MD

Profile

Gender:
Female
Year began practicing:
1992
Year joined staff:
2000
Year began practicing in specialty:
1994

Specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Education

Medical School

1980-1984
University of California San Diego, Medicine

Residency

1985-1986
Washington University School of Medicine, General Surgery

Internships

1984-1985
Washington University School of Medicine, General Surgery

Biography

Dr. Janet Dunlap specializes in spine surgery and also serves as a consultant for several spinal product companies. She chose to become an orthopaedic surgeon because she enjoys combining scientific theory, challenges and problem-solving with interacting and helping people.

Her formidable credentials include graduation from UCSD School of Medicine and Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes Hospital and affiliated hospitals for general surgery, an orthopaedic residency and fellowship. Later, she obtained a spinal subspecialty fellowship at Scripps Clinic in La Jolla.

Dr. Dunlap has performed a vast number of research studies, presented at various conferences and published in numerous medical journals. In addition, she received the prestigious Russell Hibbs award at the North American Spine Society for single outstanding research.

When seeing her patients, Dr. Dunlap gives them honest explanations of their conditions and the options available. She is committed to patient care and doing what is best for them rather than using the latest gimmicks. Dr. Dunlap is committed to providing compassionate care to her patients.

She is an avid athlete, enjoys the outdoors, cooking, playing bridge, reading and golf.

 

Additional Education & Experience:

Research Fellow, Orthopaedic Surgery

Washington University School of Medicine 1986 - 1987

 

Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery

Washington University School of Medicine 1987- 1991

 

Fellowship in Spinal Surgery

Scripps Clinic Research Facility, La Jolla 1991 - 1992

 

Board Certifications:

Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Qualified Medical Evaluator, State of California

National Board of Medical Examiners

Office Information

Doctor's Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 760-724-9000
  • Fax: 760-724-3686

Orthopedic Specialists of North County

Locations

  • Janet Dunlap, MD
    3905 Waring Road
    Oceanside, California 92056
    • Office: 724-9000
    • Fax: 724-3686

Media

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