Dr. Sharoun Porat
Sharoun Porat, M.D. is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery, with fellowship training in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy, Dr. Porat has extensive experience treating a broad range of conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system. His treatment philosophy is centered on holistic care for orthopedic injuries, including both surgical and nonsurgical care.
Growing up in Southern California, Dr. Porat graduated from UCLA with a degree in Molecular and Developmental Biology. He continued his studies at The Chicago Medical School where he obtained both his Medical Degree and a Masters in Applied Physiology. Dr. Porat’s orthopedic residency training was completed at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, New York – an intense program with an emphasis on high energy traumatic injuries. Dr Porat completed his training with a fellowship at the Sports Clinic in Laguna Hills, where he mastered the newest techniques in the arts of arthroscopic and less invasive surgical care for the injured athlete.
Dr. Porat is a published author in orthopedic journals, and has been invited to present at international conferences in Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Osaka, Japan.
A proponent of patient-driven medicine, Dr. Porat strives to educate his patients on their conditions so that they may work together to make informed decisions regarding their treatment and optimize each individual's personal care.