Kerlan-Jobe Surgery Center
Innovative Orthopedic Treatment in Los Angeles
The Kerlan-Jobe Surgery Center was developed by our clinical personnel
to offer the safest, highest quality surgical care. Combining cutting-edge
technology with ground-breaking techniques, our treatment has helped thousands
of athletes get back into the game at peak performance. Our orthopedic
surgeries are often studied by the best physicians in the U.S. to learn
from our surgical team’s breakthroughs in sports medicine.
Modern medical advances have made it possible for most of Kerlan-Jobe's
patients to have
elective surgery and return home the same day. Our facilities also include an extended recovery area where a patient
may stay for 23 hours following surgery before going home. This affordable
and convenient alternative to overnight hospitalization has earned us
a reputation as the region's "Center of Excellence for Outpatient
Complex surgeries requiring inpatient hospitalization are performed at
local medical centers.
Contact us to learn more about our affiliated hospitals and medical centers.
Preparing for Your Surgery
- It is important for patients to be prepared for procedures. Your physician
will provide detailed instructions that may be specific to your surgery.
Once your surgery is scheduled, any necessary information will be reviewed
with you beforehand.
Recovering from Surgery
- Your required post-operative care is determined by your surgeon and your
condition following the surgery. Your physician will write specific post-operative
directions for you and for your physical or occupational therapist if
needed. Please ask your physician about your individual post-operative
Your physician may decide to prescribe physical therapy before and / or
after your surgical procedure. Learn more about our
physical therapy services here.