Neal S. ElAttrache, MD, was named new president of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine during its annual meeting in San Diego.
According to a press release
from the society
, he is
an orthopedic surgeon specializ
ing in sports medicine at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles where he is a member of the board of directors and chairman of the board of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Foundation. He also is co-chair of medical affairs for the Cedar Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute.
the head team physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Rams. He is also an orthopedic consultant for the Los Angeles Angels, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Kings and the Anaheim Ducks.
member of the American Orthopaedic As
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society,
America Academy of Orthopaedic
and the National Football League
Previously, ElAttrache was president of the Herodicus Society and was program chair
35 textbook chapters, 94 research journal articles
10 orthopedic instructional videos and
has given more than
325 lectures at orthopedic surgery conferences.
ElAttrache was named one of the
Top 10 Sports Medicine Doctors in America
100 of the Most Powerful People in MLB.