Adam A. Sassoon, MD, MS
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Adam A. Sassoon, MD, MS

  • Hip and Knee Orthopedic Surgery
Average rating: 4.9
| 284 ratings
Santa Monica Orthopaedic Surgery | 1225 15th Street, Suite 2100, Santa Monica, CA 90404


Dr. Sassoon is a dual-fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon with expertise in joint preservation/reconstruction and orthopaedic traumatology. His current clinical interests include complex primary and revision arthroplasty, open hip preservation surgery, periprosthetic fractures, and young adult/adolescent deformity correction/reconstruction. He
previously worked at the University of Washington in Seattle for four years. While this was a wonderful experience, he is extremely excited about moving home to Los Angeles and caring for Angelinos at UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center.




Medical Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2016


Joint Preservation, Resurfacing & Replacement, Washington University School of Medicine, 2014
Orthopedic Trauma, Orlando Regional Medical Center, 2013


Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Medical School, 2012


Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, 2008


MS, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, 2012
MD, Keck Medical Center of USC, Department of Surgery, 2007



Santa Monica

Santa Monica Orthopaedic Surgery

Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgery| Hand Surgery| Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery +8 more specialties

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


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