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If you're in need of a highly skilled and experienced hand and upper limb orthopaedic specialist for Workers' Compensation cases and Qualified Medical Evaluations (QME), Dr. Ray Raven is the expert you can rely on. With a track record of successfully treating thousands of patients each year for a wide range of injuries and fractures of the hand and upper limb, Dr. Raven brings a wealth of practical medical knowledge to his evaluations, making him the ideal choice for your Workers' Compensation needs.

As an actively practicing hand and upper limb orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Raven remains at the forefront of his field, treating numerous patients with injuries, fractures, and orthopedic conditions annually. This active clinical practice sets him apart as an exceptional doctor to approach for Workers' Compensation and Qualified Medical Evaluations. By staying engaged in patient care, Dr. Raven maintains a deep understanding of the latest treatment options and best practices, ensuring that his evaluations are grounded in real-world medical expertise.

With a dedication to providing the highest level of care, Dr. Raven takes a selective approach to the insurers he works with, focusing on a small, hand-picked group of trusted partners for Workers' Compensation cases. This deliberate choice allows him to deliver personalized attention and maintain a close working relationship with both the insurers and the patients involved in Workers' Compensation evaluations.

As a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME), Dr. Raven possesses the necessary certification from the California Division of Workers' Compensation to conduct independent medical evaluations. When appointed as a QME, Dr. Raven's impartial and thorough assessments provide objective insights into the nature and extent of injuries related to Workers' Compensation claims. His evaluations include a comprehensive review of medical records, a detailed examination of the injured worker, and the issuance of a comprehensive report with findings and opinions.

Dr. Raven's extensive experience in orthopedic surgery and his specialized training in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine uniquely position him to evaluate and address a wide array of Workers' Compensation injuries. With his expertise in the reconstruction of the hand, wrist, and elbow, he can accurately assess the severity of an injury, determine the need for surgery, and provide valuable insights into the extent of disability.

In addition to his Workers' Compensation and QME services, Dr. Raven continues to provide exceptional care for patients with fractures, sports injuries, and other orthopedic conditions. His commitment to delivering the highest quality of treatment extends to all aspects of his practice, ensuring that each patient receives the utmost care, compassion, and expertise.

To schedule an appointment for Qualified Medical Evaluation (QME) Call: (877) 775-4277 or (760) 541-7365


Experience the difference with Dr. Ray Raven—a leading orthopedic specialist dedicated to providing expert evaluations and exceptional care for Workers' Compensation cases. With his extensive experience, active clinical practice, and personalized approach, Dr. Raven is the trusted choice for your Workers' Compensation and QME needs.

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