Dr. John B. Dorsey


Dr. John Bruce Dorsey hails from Beckley, West Virginia, and has extensive experience in orthopaedic evaluation and treatment with special emphasis on arthroscopic surgery, back traumatology-spinal inury, sports injuries, total joint replacement surgery, hand and foot surgery, AME,IME,QME certified. He is also Board-Certified in Orthopedic Surgery, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). 60% of his practice is dedicated to treatment, 40% of practice is consultation.

Dr. Dorsey welcomes denied or undecided WC cases on a lien basis, with prompt appointments.

JOHN B. DORSEY, M.D. F.A.C.S.
CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION                                                            
                 

Pre-Medical

West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia

1959-1962

M.D.

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Morgantown, West Virginia

1962-1966

Internship

United States Naval Hospital
Portsmouth, Virginia

1966-1967

Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California

1970-1974

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION


National Board of Medical Examiners

1970

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

1975

American Board of Forensic Medicine

1998

EXPERIENCE

Extensive experience in orthopaedic evaluation and treatment with special emphasis on arthroscopic surgery, back traumatology-spinal inury, sports injuries, total joint replacement surgery, hand and foot surgery, AME,IME,QME certified.  60% of practice is dedicate to treatment, 40% of practice is consultation.


Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy

1968-1970

Licensed as a medical doctor in Florida and California

1970 to present

Private Practice of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orange County, CA

1975 to present

Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, UC Irvine

1992 to 2000

Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, UC Irvine

2000 to 2010

FORMER TEAM PHYSICIAN FOR ANAHEIM ANGELS BASEBALL ORGANIZATION.

FORMER TEAM PHYSICIAN FOR THE SAN DIEGO CHARGERS FOOTBALL ORGANIZATION.

FORMER CONSULTANT FOR ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS BASEBALL ORGANIZATION.

FORMER CONSULTANT FOR TOTAL FIGHTING ALLIANCE – MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

MISSIONARY PHYSICIAN FOR DEL CORAZON DE JESUS CRISTO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.

EXPERT MEDICAL REVIEWER FOR THE MEDICAL BOARD OF CALIFORNIA


CURRENT HOSPITAL STAFF APPOINTMENTS

Mission Hospital-Regional Medical Center, Mission Viejo, CA

 

MEMBERSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS


Fellow American College of Surgeons

American College of Forensic Medicine

American College of Sports Medicine

California Medical Association

California Orthopaedic Association
Expert American Medical Association

California Society of Industrial Medicine and Surgeons

Inter-American College of Physicians and
Surgeons

International College of Surgeons

Orange County Medical Association

Pan-American Medical Association

American Academy for anti-aging medicine

American Academy of Professional Ringside Physicians

 

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION


American College of Sports Medicine

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Journal of Orthopaedics

American Journal of Sports Medicine

California Orthopedic Association

California Society of Industrial Medicine and Surgery

Complications in Orthopaedics

Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

Mission Regional CME

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update - AAOS

Orthopaedic Review

Orthopaedic Surgery Update

Orthopaedics

Yearbook of Orthopedics