Expert Qualifications

This highly qualified and board-certified expert currently serves as Assistant Professor of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at a major medical university and as Attending Surgeon for a major university medical center and a children's hospital. He received a B.S. from Stanford University and a M.D. from the University of California in San Francisco. Board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, he finished two fellowships in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Sports Medicine at both Harvard Medical School and the University of Zurich. Elected as a Fellow to both the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons, he previously worked in various positions for Kaiser Permanente including Director of Occupational Orthopaedic Surgery Service and Chief of the Regional Shoulder/Elbow Peer Group. He also was Associate Team Orthopaedic Surgeon for the San Jose State University Athletics program. He specializes in the comprehensive treatment of shoulder disorders, including reconstruction, joint replacement, sports injuries, arthroscopy, trauma, and revision surgery.

Bio Snapshot

  • Location: California
  • B.S., Stanford University
  • M.D., University of California-San Francisco
  • Internship, General Surgery, University of California-San Francisco
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California-San Francisco
  • Research Fellowship, Cartilage Injury/Apoptosis, University of California-San Francisco
  • Fellowship, Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Shoulder & Elbow Surgery and Sports Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Fellowship, Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Sports Medicine, University of Zurich
  • Board Certified: Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Member, Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Member, Orthopaedics Overseas
  • Member, European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow
  • Member, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Former, Attending Staff and Senior Physician, San Jose Medical Center
  • Former, Chief of North California Regional Shoulder/Elbow Peer Group, Kaiser Permanente
  • Former, Associate Team Orthopaedic Surgeon, San Jose State University Athletics
  • Present, Assistant Professor of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, major medical university
  • Present, Attending Surgeon, major university medical center
  • Present, Attending Surgeon, children's hospital in California

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