About the Practice
A world leader in the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic and sports
medicine injuries and illnesses, Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, part
of the Kerlan-Jobe Institute and an affiliate of Cedars-Sinai, specializes
in the diagnosis and treatment of the spine, shoulder, elbow, knee, hand,
and foot, as well as orthopedic trauma, arthritis, and work-related injuries.
At Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, our goal is to give the most accurate
diagnosis that prompts the best treatment for early recovery.
Since the clinic’s inception in 1965, our medical experts have gained
both national and international recognition as pioneers in the fields
of sports medicine and orthopedics. Our physicians have developed medical
advancements that have improved surgical methods and procedures to enhance
treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery of patients, helping to establish
the clinic as a preeminent center for research and education in orthopedics.
We are a group of experts working together for the benefit of the patient
and the community.
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic is also home to a renowned orthopedic and
fellowship program, the first accredited sports medicine fellowship in the country, now one
of the largest of its kind. Our physicians are devoted to training the
next generation of orthopedic surgeons in cutting-edge techniques and
Our current staff of orthopedists are proud to serve as team physicians
and consultants to a wide variety of Southern California’s professional
teams including the Los Angeles Lakers, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los
Angeles Kings, the Anaheim Ducks, and the Los Angeles Sparks.
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