Marc R. Safran, MD

Sports medicine surgeon

Sports Medicine Clinic

Child and Adult Hip Preservation Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion A
  • Redwood City , CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-5643
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Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in Redwood City

Professional Education

  • Internship: UCLA Registrar (1988) CA
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh (1994) PA
  • Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (1996)
  • Board Certification: Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2007)
  • Medical Education: Duke University School of Medicine (1987) NC
  • MD, University of Pittsburgh, Sports Med. & Shoulder Surgery (1994)
  • MD, UCLA, Orthopaedic Surgery (1993)
  • M.D., Duke University (1987)

Honors & Awards

  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Clinical Exchange Scholar, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) (2001)
  • American Heart Association Student Research Fellowship, American Heart Association (1982)
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) International Traveling Fellow, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) (2002)
  • Best Clinical Science Fellow's Paper, 1ST Place, University of Pittsburgh (1994)
  • Best Resident's Paper, 1ST Place, Western Orthopaedic Association (1993)
  • Best Resident's Paper, 3RD Place, Am. Acad. Ped., Orthop. Section (1990)
  • Guest Reviewer, Aircast Foundation Granting Board (2004)
  • Honor Student Society, UC Berkeley (1979-1983)
  • Irving Glick Award, Physician of the Year, Sanex WTA Tour (2001)
  • Magna Cum Laude, UC Berkeley (1983)

Administrative Appointments

  • Board Member, Chair Council of Delegates, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (2012 - 2014)
  • Chief Orthopaedic Consultant, Women's Tennis Association (WTA) (2011 - Present)
  • Past President, International Society for Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA) (2015 - 2016)
  • President, International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) (2017 - 2019)

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