Paul M. Sasaura, M.D.
Board certified orthopedic surgeon Dr. Paul M. Sasaura has been Saving Lifestyles of patients of all ages since joining Summit Orthopedic Specialists in 2002. Dr. Sasaura enjoys all aspects of arthroscopy, pediatrics and sports medicine, and has a special interest in orthopedic trauma and joint reconstruction. He was the first surgeon in the region to offer MAKOplasty Partial Knee Resurfacing this year and was also one of the first to perform computer-assisted total joint replacement.
After receiving his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Sasaura completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of California Davis Medical Center. During his residency, he also trained at the Shriner’s Hospital for Children. At the completion of his residency, Dr. Sasaura was awarded the Timothy Bray Award for Excellence in Orthopedic Trauma. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and a member of the California Orthopedic Association and the Paul R. Limpscomb Orthopedic Society. Dr. Sasaura frequently holds joint educational talks in the community and is Chairman of the Orthopedic Surgery Department at Mercy San Juan Medical Center.
Specialties & Services
- Total Joint Replacement
- Outpatient Joint Replacement
- Robotic Assisted Joint Replacement
- Partial Joint Replacement
- Joint Revision