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Expert orthopedic surgery and care in San Diego

An Orthopedic Surgeon and his patient looking over some images pertaining to the young patient's ailments.

Dr. Steven Copp, Orthopedic Surgery, Scripps Clinic  

Expert orthopedic surgery and care in San Diego

Scripps has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as having one of the top orthopedic programs in the country. Scripps orthopedic doctors are San Diego’s winning team for treating sports injuries and other complex conditions that may require a knee replacement, hip replacement, spinal fusion, or procedure for the neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hands, ankles and feet.

Orthopedic specialties

Orthopedic specialties

With a focus on reducing pain and improving mobility, we offer comprehensive orthopedic care for San Diego. This includes diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating all musculoskeletal areas of the body — bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, cartilage, connecting soft tissues and nerves. Orthopedic services offered at Scripps include:

Christine Burke gets back on track after hip replacement

Christine Burke gets back on track after hip replacement

Learn more about Christine's life before and after hip replacement surgery.

Common orthopedic conditions and injuries

From sports injuries to degenerative joint diseases, orthopedic surgeons at Scripps treat a wide range of conditions.

Scripps has an orthopedic doctor near you

Each year, more San Diegans trust Scripps for their orthopedic care. With more than 135 board-certified orthopedic surgeons, we offer patients nearly triple the physician choices than the next closest local health care provider. Here are some of the reasons more people choose Scripps for their San Diego orthopedic care. We are now offering Video Visits for some specialty care appointments. If you are interested in scheduling a Video Visit, contact the provider’s office directly. The doctor’s office will work with you to determine if this is the right type of visit for you.

Support services and resources

As leaders in orthopedic care, we know what it takes to keep joints healthy. That’s why we equip our patients with support services and resources to help them achieve their best possible outcome. From connecting you with rehab services to empowering you with educational resources, Scripps offers a comprehensive lineup to help you along every step of your journey.