Medical Services

Comprehensive orthopedic surgical services

Orthopedists at Scripps in San Diego work to diagnose, treat, rehabilitate and prevent musculoskeletal injuries and diseases. The musculoskeletal system includes bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves.


Joint, back, foot and other orthopedic conditions can be painful and debilitating. They take away freedom of movement and restrict the ability to perform simple tasks — sleeping, reaching, bending over, throwing a ball, climbing stairs.


Regardless of whether the condition is caused by arthritis, age-related wear and tear, a traumatic accident or a sports injury, Scripps orthopedic surgeons have the experience and tools to decrease pain, restore function and help prevent future injuries.


Our experienced specialists are dedicated to providing a full spectrum of quality orthopedic surgical care services, including: