To find knee surgeons in your state, navigate to a patient review website such as Vitals.com or ZocDoc.com. Both websites offer user-based reviews and allow you to search for surgeons and other doctors by specialty. ZocDoc.com allows visitors to search by specialty, procedure, hospital and other parameters, as well as schedule appointments online, notes the website.
To find a top-rated orthopedic surgeon on ZocDoc.com, visit the website and choose Orthopedic Surgeon from the drop-down menu in the Find a Doctor You Love box on the site’s home page. Fill in your city or city and state, and then select your insurance provider from the drop-down menu. Click on Find a Doctor to begin the search. The site presents a list of doctors that meet your chosen criteria; read the reviews from other patients and then book an appointment online if desired, advises ZocDoc.com.
Vitals.com offers millions of reviews for doctors across the country, notes the website. To find orthopedic surgeons in your area and read reviews from other patients, enter the query "orthopedic surgeon” into the search box on the home page, enter your location in the Near field in the box and add your insurer, if desired, before clicking on the magnifying glass icon to start a search.