Bio

Clinical Focus


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee and Shoulder Surgery

Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (2017 - Present)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Rowing (2018 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Men's Swimming (2017 - Present)
  • Executive Committee, NBA Team Physicians Society (2015 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, Golden State Warriors (2011 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, Association of Volleyball Professionals (2007 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, Laney College (2005 - Present)
  • Expert Medical Reviewer, The Medical Board of California (2000 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Taekwondo (1997 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Boxing (1996 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Track and Field (1996 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Judo (1994 - Present)
  • Team Physician and Consultant, USA Triathlon (1994 - Present)
  • Qualified Medical Evaluator, Stae of California (1991 - Present)

Professional Education


  • B.A., Harvard University, Biochemical Sciences (1978)
  • M.D., Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Medical School (1982)
  • Internship, Stanford University Medical Center, General Surgery (1983)
  • Residency, Stanford University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery (1987)
  • Board Certification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (1989)
  • ReCertification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (1999)
  • CAQ, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine (2007)
  • ReCertification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (2009)
  • ReCertification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine (2018)

Community and International Work


  • One Nation Project, Oakland, California

    Topic

    Integrating Sports and Education to improve their lives

    Populations Served

    Kids-at-Risk

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Civic Assets

    Topic

    Veteran Integration into Society

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Marines, Air force, Army, and Navy

    Populations Served

    Veterans

    Location

    US

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No