Stephen C. Shoemaker, MD

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Dr. Stephen Shoemaker was named a “2018 — Top Doctor” in the annualĀ San Diego Magazine “Physicians of Exceptional Excellence” survey.

Dr. Shoemaker received his medical degree from the University of Southern California. He then completed an internship specializing in Surgical at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and served his residency specializing in Orthopaedic Surgery at UCLA as well. Dr. Shoemaker completed a Knee and Shoulder fellowship at San Diego Sports Medicine.

Dr. Shoemaker specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery. His areas of expertise are in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, and pain management. Dr. Shoemaker utilizes the latest technology and protocols in addressing specific patient needs. He is on medical staff at Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla.

Dr. Shoemaker has over 32 years of medical experience and he is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is currently welcoming new patients.


San Diego Knee Fellowship Program, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine - 1989

University of California, Los Angeles, Orthopaedic Surgery - 1988

University of Southern California School of Medicine, MD - 1983

Hospital Affiliations

Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

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