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Our Surgeons

Stephen L. Nuccion, M.D.
Specializing in Sports Medicine, Knee and Shoulder Surgery General Orthopaedics

EDUCATION Dr. Stephen L. Nuccion

University
UCLA
Los Angeles, California
B.S. Psychology
B.A. Classical Civilizations
1992

Medical School
University of Southern California
School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California
M.D.1997

Honors in Medical School
University of Southern California School of Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
Medical School Honors
Dean's Scholar

UCLA
Magna Cum Laude
Departmental Honors
Dean's Honor List
Golden Key Honor Society

Internship
UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
General Surgery Internship
1998

Residencies
UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
2002

Fellowship
Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital/
Boston, Massachusetts
Sports Medicine Fellowship
2003

PRIVATE PRACTICE

2003- present
California License A68856

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
July 2006
Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ*) in Sports Medicine

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP AND MEDICAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • California Orthopaedic Association
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

HOSPITAL STAFF APPOINTMENT

Active Staff Attending

  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center Torrance, California 90505
  • Torrance Surgery Center Torrance, California 90505

*CAQ Sports Medicine: The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, in conjunction with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, offers a certificate of added qualification for "those surgeons who have demonstrated qualifications beyond those expected of other orthopaedic surgeons by virtue of additional education, a practice characterized by a majority of cases in orthopaedic sports medicine, and contributions to this field of medicine." It is granted to orthopaedic surgeons who are approved to take and who pass a subspecialty examination in sports medicine. 

Total Joint Replacement
Sports Medicine
Hand Surgery
Spine Disorders
Foot & Ankle
Trauma
Physical Therapy
Multimedia Patient Education
 
  23560 Crenshaw Blvd. Suite 102 Torrance, CA 90505, Tele: (310) 784-2355
705 Pier Avenue, Suite B, Hermosa Beach, CA. 90254
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