You are using an outdated browser. For the best experience, please upgrade to a newer browser.

Donald E. Bittner, MD

Accepting New Patients
St. Jude Heritage Fullerton - Orthopedics
2141 North Harbor Boulevard, Suite 35000
Fullerton, CA 92835
Speaks: Spanish and English

About Donald E. Bittner

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.

Medical School

University of Kansas Health Sciences

Internship

Hamot Medical Center

Residency

Hamot Medical Center

Fellowship

Allegheny General Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
St. Jude Heritage Fullerton - Orthopedics
2141 North Harbor Boulevard, Suite 35000
Fullerton, CA 92835
Affiliated Locations

St. Jude Medical Center