Neal S. ElAttrache, M.D.
STOP Sports Injuries, Co-Chair
Dr. Neal S. ElAttrache is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine at the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic in Los Angeles, California. He has served as the clinical instructor for the University of Southern California orthopaedics department, Head Team Physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers, orthopaedic consultant to the Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, LA Avengers, Mighty Ducks, and St. Louis Rams. In addition, he serves as the Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship program at the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic and as a Vice-Chairman for the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Research Foundation. He is also on the Executive Committee of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Society.
He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1981 and then went on to the , University of Pittsburgh for his medical degree, graduating Cum laude in 1985. He did his internship in general surgery and his orthopaedic residency at the University of Pittsburgh and then went on to do his sports medicine fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic where he has been for nearly twenty years.
Dr. ElAttrache is a member of the American Orthopaedic Association; the Herodicus Sports Medicine Honor Society; and the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He has also been elected for membership to American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons.
He has authored 32 text book chapters, 58 research journal articles, 10 orthopaedic instructional videos and has given more than 225 lectures at national and international orthopaedic surgery conferences.