Dr. Jason Tam, MD

Dr. Jason Tam, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 33
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Dr. Jason Tam, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Covina, CA and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 2010 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

315 N 3rd Ave Ste 302

Covina, CA 91723

Contact Information

(626) 332-1194

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
normal
more than 73% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
normal
more than 65% of peers

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Dr. Tam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tam "Jason H. Tam, M.D. is the attending orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine at Inter-Community Hospital, Queen of the Valley Hospital, and Foothill Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Tam is a Glendora native and is passionate about serving the San Gabriel Valley community. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Bucknell University, graduating with Departmental Honors. He then earned his Doctorate of Medicine from New York Medical College and was awarded the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Award. He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Westchester Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Tam finished his specialty fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at San Diego Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine. He is an active member of numerous professional societies, including the Arthroscopy Association of North American (AANA), the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). Dr. Tam's research has been presented at the Radiology Society of North America Meeting, Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, and the Louis R.M. Del Guercio, M.D. Lectureship and Research Day. In addition, Dr. Tam is actively involved in the care of local high school and college athletes. Dr. Tam specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery, focusing on complex knee and shoulder pathologies. He is trained in the surgical as well as nonoperative treatment of many common injuries such as meniscal tears, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, and osteoarthritis."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tam "Doctor Tam is committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic care possible. Along with the treatment of immediate or chronic problems, we strive to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all our treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties."

8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tam does not have any board certifications listed.

52  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Fracture
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32  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • San Diego Arthroscopy & Sports Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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