Ronald Tsao, MD

Ronald Tsao, MD

Sports Medicine
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Santa Monica 16th Street Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
1245 16th Street
Suite 204
Santa Monica, California 90404
Phone
Fax
310-315-8902

About

  • Adult Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Men's Health
  • Pediatrics

Dr. Ronald Tsao is triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Sports Medicine. He grew up in Southern California and transplanted to Illinois where he received his medical degree from University of Illinois and finished a residency in Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He has a special interest in sports medicine and received further training through his fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush. During his fellowship, he was involved in the care of athletes in junior high, high school, NCAA division 1 athletics, and professional sports (Chicago Bulls, Chicago White Sox, and Chicago Fire). His clinical interests include preventative care in children and adults, men’s health, concussions, and nonoperative sports medicine. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, traveling, and fishing.

Education

Medical Board Certifications

Sports Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2016
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2014
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2014

Fellowship

Rush University, 2015

Residency

Rush University, 2014

Degree

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, MD, 2010

Hospital Affiliations

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Research

Publications

Tsao, R., Weber, K. (2015). Stress fractures of the hip and pelvis. In S. Nho, M. Leunig, C. M. Larson, A. Bedi, & B. T. Kelly (Eds.), Hip Arthroscopy and Hip Joint Preservation Surgery (pp. 1015-1025). New York, NY: Springer.