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Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Michael Klassen , MD

Dr. Michael Klassen MD
10 Harris Ct Bldg A
Monterey, CA 93940

(831) 350-4520

Overview

Dr. Michael Klassen professional interests are in shoulder and knee arthroscopy, sports medicine as well as cartilage transplant and ligament reconstruction. 

Education/Training

Dr. Klassen earned his medical degree from University of California, Los Angeles (1985-1989). He continued his training with General Surgical Internship at University of California, San Francisco (1989-1990); General Surgical Residency also at University of California, San Francisco (1990-1991). He then went on to Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at the University of California, San Francisco (1991-1995).

Board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery by the Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery since 1998 and Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in Sports Medicine, Dr. Klassen has been in private practice since 1995. He is a Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners. He is affiliated with Monterey Peninsula Surgery Center, Central Coast Surgery Center and Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.

Professional Organizations

Active in various professional organizations, Dr. Klassen is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery as well as being a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America;  Member of the Board of Directors (2006 to present) with the California Orthopaedic Association and served on the Board of Councilors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery; and Member of the San Francisco Inman Abbott Society. 

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 33 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Natividad Medical Center
  • Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula

Education and Training

Medical School
David Geffen School of Medicine - UCLA Graduated in 1989

Main Location

Fax: []
Website: www.michaelklassenmd.com/
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Tandem PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO