Zackary Vaughn, MD

Sports medicine surgeon

Sports Medicine Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 800-717-0012
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Los Gatos Orthopaedic Surgery Clinic

  • 555 Knowles Drive
  • Los Gatos, CA 95032
  • Phone: 408-866-6651
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Professional Education

Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2012)

Fellowship: Stanford University - Orthopaedics (07/31/2010) CA

Residency: Stanford University - Orthopaedics (06/30/2009) CA

Internship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics - Dept of Surgery (06/30/2005) CA

Medical Education: Saint Louis University School of Medicine (05/14/2004) MO

Honors & Awards

Health Profession Society - Student of the Year Nominee, University of San Francisco (1998)

Graduation with Honors - Cum Laude, University of San Francisco (1999)

Graduation with Honors - Distinction in Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine (2004)

Resident Research Award, Western Orthopaedic Association (2007)

Administrative Appointments

Head Team Physician, Bay Area Bandits, 2010

Team physician, NBA Golden State Warriors, 2012

Assistant Team Physician, San Francisco 49ers, 2009

In vitro analysis of peri-articular soft tissues passive constraining effect on hip kinematics and joint stability.
Safran, M. R., Lopomo, N., Zaffagnini, S., Signorelli, C., Vaughn, Z. D., & Marcacci, M. (2013). In vitro analysis of peri-articular soft tissues passive constraining effect on hip kinematics and joint stability. Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA, 21(7), 1655-1663.

Restoration of Knee Volume Using Selected Arthroscopic Releases
Dragoo, J. L., Miller, M. D., Vaughn, Z. D., Schmidt, J. D., & Handley, E. (2010). Restoration of Knee Volume Using Selected Arthroscopic Releases. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, 38(11), 2288-2293.

Arthroscopic Femoral Osteoplasty/Chielectomy for Cam-type Femoroacetabular Impingement in the Athlete
Vaughn, Z. D., & Safran, M. R. (2010). Arthroscopic Femoral Osteoplasty/Chielectomy for Cam-type Femoroacetabular Impingement in the Athlete. SPORTS MEDICINE AND ARTHROSCOPY REVIEW, 18(2), 90-99.

Biomechanical Evaluation of a 1-Stage Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Technique Using a Structural Bone Void Filler for Femoral Fixation
Vaughn, Z. D., Schmidt, J., Lindsey, D. P., & Dragoo, J. L. (2009). Biomechanical Evaluation of a 1-Stage Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Technique Using a Structural Bone Void Filler for Femoral Fixation. ARTHROSCOPY-THE JOURNAL OF ARTHROSCOPIC AND RELATED SURGERY, 25(9), 1011-1018.

Evaluation of a one-stage ACL revision Technique using bone void filler after cyclic loading
Tse, B. K., Vaughn, Z. D., Lindsey, D. P., & Dragoo, J. L. (2012). Evaluation of a one-stage ACL revision Technique using bone void filler after cyclic loading. KNEE, 19(4), 477-481.

Early Catastrophic Failure of a Porous-Coated Acetabular Cup due to Bead Shedding. A Case Report
Hsu, A. R., Vaughn, Z., & Huddleston, J. I. (2009). Early Catastrophic Failure of a Porous-Coated Acetabular Cup due to Bead Shedding. A Case Report. HIP INTERNATIONAL, 19(4), 392-395.

Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Conn's Syndrome Complicated byIpsilateral Pelvic Kidney
Zackary Vaughn, Frank Johnson, & R. Ivan Beretvas. (2004). Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Conn's Syndrome Complicated byIpsilateral Pelvic Kidney. Surgical Endoscopy, 18(10).

Rab5a and Dynmin GTPases Mediate Substance P-Induced Trafficking of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor (NK1R)
Schmidlin F, Dery O, Lovett M, Vaughn Z, Defea K, & Bunnett N. (2000). Rab5a and Dynmin GTPases Mediate Substance P-Induced Trafficking of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor (NK1R). Gastroenterology, 118(4).

The Proliferative and Antiapoptotic Effects of Substance P and Facilitated by Formation of a Beta-Arrestin-Dependent Scaffolding Complex
Defea KA, Vaughn ZD, O'Bryan EM, Nishijima D, Dery O, & Bunnett NW. (2000). The Proliferative and Antiapoptotic Effects of Substance P and Facilitated by Formation of a Beta-Arrestin-Dependent Scaffolding Complex. Proceedings of the National Academy of the United States of America, 97(20).

Dynamin, B-Arrestin and rab5a Mediated Trafficking and Signalling of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor (NK1-R)
Dery O, Grady E, Schmidlin F, Lovett M, Vaughn Z, & Bunnett N. (2000). Dynamin, B-Arrestin and rab5a Mediated Trafficking and Signalling of the Neurokinin-1 Receptor (NK1-R). Regulatory Peptides, 94(1-3).