orthopaedic surgery

Amateur athletes should be training their bodies if they are participating in recreational sports

By Chayil Champion • April 6, 2022

'We need to keep pushing to give every kid the best care,' says the pediatric orthopaedic trauma surgeon.

By uclahealth • February 3, 2022

Rare surgery to address congenital femoral deficiency turns ankle joint into functioning knee

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • January 7, 2022

The Surgical Preparedness Program at UCLA Health eases anxiety and improves outcomes for children with cerebral palsy

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • August 30, 2021

Regardless of age, both quarterbacks leave many in awe over their mental and physical abilities

By Chayil Champion • February 5, 2021

Youth athletes are experiencing tears of a knee ligament at alarming rates. These injuries, known as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries, occur with sports that involve pivoting and side-to-side motions, like soccer and skiing. Because the young athletes are often still growing, orthopaedic specialists must take special care. Treatment should [...]

By uclahealth • October 11, 2019

Most down to earth honest doctor I’ve ever met I have complete trust in him he got me walking again thank you By: Joey R.

By gmasgras • May 13, 2019

Approximately about a year or so ago Dr. Edward McPherson joined the team of orthopeadic surgeons at UCLA Medical Center Santa Monica. His addition to our team of doctor has been an amazing experience not only for the staff but specially for our patients. There is not even one time [...]

By Lavnis • April 1, 2019

Jonathan stood on the hardwood floor at Staples Center, swishing shots at the same basket where Laker legends have delivered many awe-inspiring performances. For Jonathan, an entertainment executive who received a hand transplant at UCLA six months earlier, this was a made-for-TV moment even he couldn’t script.

By uclahealth • August 1, 2017

My husband had both knees replaced in 2016. Dr. Bruce Brown and his staff were outstanding! Dr. Brown is a caring man who makes you feel you are the only person he is treating - always showing patience when dealing with questions and concerns. His staff was equally helpful and [...]

By pat16 • April 3, 2017