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Lorenzo Pacelli, MD

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Dr. Lorenzo Pacelli, MD

Contact

Office
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

Biography

A member of the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at Scripps Clinic, Dr. Pacelli has received numerous academic awards and honors including the Outstanding Orthopaedic Resident Award and the Orthopaedic Chief Resident Research Award from Oregon Health Sciences University. He has published articles in medical journals and presented at medical conferences on a number of topics including tibial fractures, ankle instability, and hand and wrist injuries. Dr. Pacelli’s areas of expertise include hand and elbow surgery and microvascular surgery.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery, 2007
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2003

Medical Education

  • George Washington University, MD, 1995

Residencies

  • Oregon Health Sciences University, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000

Fellowships

  • Hand Center San Antonio, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand, 2001
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