Nathanael David Heckmann, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Hip and Knee Orthopedic Surgery
Accepting New Patients


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1520 San Pablo St. HC2 - Suite 2000 Ste 2000, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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About Nathanael David Heckmann, MD

Nathanael Heckmann, M.D. is an assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. His clinical focus is on the surgical and non-surgical management of degenerative diseases of the hip and knee, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and post-traumatic arthritis. His surgical practice focuses on minimally invasive surgery, hip and knee replacement, partial knee replacement, management of infected hip and knee replacements, treatment of failed hip and knee replacements, as well as robotic-assisted and computer-navigated arthroplasty.

Dr. Heckmann's research focuses on clinical outcomes following hip and knee arthroplasty with a particular interest in understanding the interrelationship between degenerative diseases of the spine and hip. His research is also focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of infections following hip and knee replacement surgery.



  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hip and Knee Orthopedic Surgery
Areas of Focus
Joint Replacement of the Hip and Knee
Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery

Insurances Accepted

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  • Health Net
  • Brand New Day
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • NEXT
  • Interplan
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Marian Health Services
  • Pacificare
  • GEHA
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • First Health
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • USC Network
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • United Healthcare
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • Watchtower

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