Orthopaedic Surgery Expert 503275 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 5 years of experience in the field of Orthopaedic Medicine with expertise in Orthopaedic Surgery. I am trained in Sports Medicine and knee, shoulder, and advanced arthroscopic surgery. I am also familiar with general care of foot/ankle, hand/wrist/elbow, and hip including ligamentous surgery and fracture care and total joint replacement. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

I am a Sports Medicine surgeon specializing in minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques for the knee, shoulder, elbow, hip, and ankle. My practice includes general orthopaedic injuries, fractures, and joint replacement. I have expertise in anatomic ACL reconstruction, meniscus surgery, rotator cuff repair and shoulder instability. My sports arthroplasty practice focuses on minimally invasive joint replacement of the knee, shoulder, hip, and elbow. I completed my specialty fellowship at a university in Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Arthroscopy. I have published numerous articles on ACL reconstruction.

Relevant Experiences

I have experience with in-court testimony and expert reporting. As a practicing Orthopaedic Surgeon, I utilize a variety of implant systems and devices and would be comfortable evaluating these technologies.


Degree Subject Institution
M.D.. University of California Davis School of Medicine
M.P.H. University of California Berkeley School of Public Health
B.A. Biology Swarthmore College

Licenses Certifications

Medical Licenses in California, Hawaii, and Nevada.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Independent Medical Examiners
Qualified Medical Examiner (QME) State of California Industrial Medical Council
California Fluoroscopy and Radiography Supervisor, RHD

Awards & Affiliation

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Resident Member, Hawaii Orthopaedic Association
Arthroscopy Association of North America
International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Primary Affiliation

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons