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    Warren King

    Warren D. King, M.D.

    Orthopedic Surgery

    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Sports Medicine

    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Palo Alto Center
    795 El Camino Real
    Palo Alto, California 94301
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    (650) 853-2943  F (650) 853-6094

    Medical Affiliation(s)

    Hospital Affiliation(s)

    Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
    Sequoia Hospital

    Education & Training

    Medical education:
    University of Southern California School of Medicine
    University of Southern California Medical Center/Los Angeles County Medical Center
    University of Southern California Medical Center/Los Angeles County Medical Center
    Kerlan-Jobe Sports Medicine Arthroscopic Surgery Fellowship


    Hand Surgery, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine

    Professional Interests

    Orthopedic Surgery
    ACL injury and reconstruction, ACL joint pathology, Ankle reconstruction, Arthroscopic surgery of the elbow, Arthroscopic surgery of the knee, Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, Arthroscopic surgery of the wrist, Biologic knee reconstruction, Bridging allograft rotator cuff reconstruction for massive tears, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Cartilage regeneration and repair, Cartilage transplantation, Chondral injuries, Complex fractures of the elbow, Complex fractures of the fingers, Complex fractures of the forearm, Complex fractures of the hand, Complex fractures of the wrist, Complex reconstructive surgery, Elbow arthroplasty, Elbow injuries and reconstructive surgery, Endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, Foot and ankle surgery, Ganglion cyst surgery, Gluteus medius repair, Hand and upper extremity surgery, Hip injuries, Industrial medicine and worker's compensation, Joint replacement - ankle, Joint replacement - elbow, Joint replacement - knee, Joint replacement - shoulder, Ligament reconstruction, Malunions, Meniscus allograft or articular cartilage transplantation, Meniscus injury, Microfracture, Minimally invasive surgery, Osteochondral allografts, Osteochondral defects, PCL reconstruction, Patella resurfacing, Patella-femoral replacements, Patient specific implants, Pediatric orthopedic surgery, Periarticular fractures, Peripheral nerve disorders, Posterolateral corner injuries, ROBODOC surgical robotics and computer navigation, Radial head replacement, Reconstruction of posterolateral corner injuries, Reconstructive surgery of the elbow, Reconstructive surgery of the hand, Reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, Rehabilitation, Restoration biologic resurfacing, Reverse shoulder arthroplasty, Rotator cuff surgery, SLAP injuries, Scaphoid fractures, Scaphoid non-unions, Shoulder replacement, Shoulder resurfacing, Shoulder surgery, Sports injuries, Sports injury prevention, Sports injury rehabilitation, Sports medicine, Sports medicine bracing, Sports medicine for upper extremity throwing injuries, Sports physical exams, Tendon repair - ankle, Tendon repair - elbow, Tendon repair - hip, Tendon repair - knee, Tendon repair - shoulder, Tendon repairs, Tendonitis, Tissue-sparing joint replacement surgery, Trigger finger release, Trochanteric bursitis, Ulnar nerve, Ultrasound-guided injections, Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty, Upper extremity throwing injuries, Wrist injury

    Additional Information

    Care of Professional and Amateur Athletic Injuries, Complex Biologic Joint Reconstructions, Femoral and Tibial Osteotomies with Meniscal and Cartilage Reconstructions, Complex Arthroscopic Repairs and Reconstructions of Shoulder and Knee Injuries

    Spoken Languages

    Spanish (Good)

    Community Activities

    Dr. King is head Orthopedic Surgeon and Chief of Medical Staff for the Oakland Raiders, U.S. Rugby, and College of San Mateo. In the past, he has assisted in the care of the S.F. Giants, S.J. Sharks, Golden State Warriors, USA Soccer, San Jose Blackhawks Soccer, Santa Clara University, and S.J. Giants.

    Personal Interests

    Dr. King enjoys skiing, surfing, fly fishing, white water kayaking, backpacking, and is a pilot.

    Physician Web Link

    Arthroscopy, sports medicine, orthopedic trauma

    Dr. King's
    Specialized Surgical Services

    Knee- Arthroscopy and Reconstructive Procedures
    • Single and combined ligament repair and reconstructions (ACL, PCL, LCL, MCL)
    • Meniscus repair and replacement procedures using human donor transplants,
    • Cartilage and bone reconstructions using human and biosynthetic materials
    • Minimally invasive single compartment joint replacement
    • Bone realignments (osteotomies)

    Shoulder- Arthroscopic Repair and Reconstructions

    • Stabilizations for unstable shoulders
    • Cartilage (labral) Arthroscopic repairs
    • Muscle (Rotator Cuff and Biceps) Arthroscopic repairs
    • Fractures of the clavicle (collarbone)
    • Repair Separated Shoulders
    • Shoulder Replacements using Biological and Artificial procedures

    Ankle- Arthroscopic Repair and Reconstructions

    • Ligament stabilizations
    • Achilles tendon repair
    • Cartilage and Bone Grafting procedures
    • Arthroscopic Ankle Fusion

    Elbow- Arthroscopy and Reconstructive Surgery

    • Ligament stabilizations (UCL, LCL)
    • Ulnar nerve transposition
    • Biceps tendon repair
    • Tennis and Golfer's Elbow (lateral and medial epicondylitis)

    Wrist- Arthroscopy and surgery

    • Endoscopic carpal tunnel release
    • TFCC repair
    • Fractures


    Numerous on Orthopedic and Sports Medicine

    Philosophy of Care

    I am dedicated to providing the highest level of care and treating patients like they are my close family.

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