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Laura Alberton, MD

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Dr. Laura Alberton, MD


Phone Number
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
  • Orthopaedic Surgery


Laura Alberton, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with expertise in sports-related injuries of the knee and shoulder. Her clinical interests include anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries; knee ligament injuries and surgery; cartilage injuries; arthroscopy of the knee and shoulder; labral tears in the shoulder; meniscus tears; and rotator cuff tears.

In addition to her clinical practice, she conducts research on ACL outcomes and post-operative pain. She is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the California Orthopaedic Association. She is also an instructor for the San Diego Sports and Arthroscopy Fellowship and a clinical faculty member at the University of California, San Diego.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, 2009
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2002

Medical Education

  • Mayo Foundation Medical School, MD, 1994


  • Mayo Clinic, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1999


  • University of California, San Francisco, Sports Medicine, 2000
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