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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Donald E. Bittner, MD

4.8 out of 5 (104 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
Address
2141 North Harbor Boulevard
Suite 35000
Fullerton, CA 92835
Accepting New Patients
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Primary Office

Address
2141 North Harbor Boulevard
Suite 35000
Fullerton, CA 92835
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Phone
(714) 626-8630
Fax
(714) 626-8659

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  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      University of Kansas Health Sciences
    • Internship
      Hamot Medical Center
    • Residency
      Hamot Medical Center
    • Fellowship
      Allegheny General Hospital
    Areas of Interest
    Hand & Micro Surgery, Hand & Wrist, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Hand Reconstruction, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Bittner is a highly experienced surgeon specializing in reconstructive and microvascular surgery of the hand, wrist and elbow. Dr. Bittner's expertise includes general orthopedic treatment of sports injuries, fractures, arthritis, and nerve disorders. He is one of Southern California's most respected hand specialists, offering patients advanced techniques in arthroscopic wrist and reconstructive hand surgery, for complex wrist instabilities.

    Dr Bittner, as a Naval Reserve Captain, served 12 months in Afghanistan, were he oversaw building and operations of numerous battlefield hospitals, performing countless surgeries in difficult circumstances. He continues his service as Deputy Chief of Staff Reserve, Navy Medicine West. He is the recipient of the Legion of Merit Medal for extraordinary service and achievement.

    In addition to his busy practice at St Jude, Dr Bittner also teaches as Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at UCI.

  • 30-May-2019
    I have received excellent treatment
    15-May-2019
    Dr. Bittner was knowledgeable about my issue and he was honest about my possibilities.
    7-May-2019
    Dr. Bittner is an excellent provider and I have and will again refer him to others. He truly cares for his patients.
    29-Apr-2019
    Dr Bittner was great he took his time with us and explained what the problems were. My son was nervous and scared and he was very reassuring.
    26-Apr-2019
    Excellent care from Dr. Bittner and all office staff. EVERYONE at St Jude's is always courteous, friendly, and helpful. Well done!
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