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Dr. John Velyvis, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hip surgery, and more.Read his story
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Dr. Velyvis' bio
This content was provided by Dr. Velyvis "Dr. John Velyvis, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and hip and knee specialist. He is the world's leading expert on robotic-assisted partial knee resurfacing procedures and has completed more than 700 successful surgeries since its FDA approval in 2006. Dr. Velyvis is passionate about preserving as much of the knee as he can when doing any surgery since it can shorten recovery time, increase mobility post-surgery and is less painful for patients. His training in biomedical engineering at Harvard University gives him the perfect background for an orthopedic surgeon. He attended Columbia University's School of Medicine and has now been practicing medicine for more than a decade. He is a member of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and California Orthopedic Association."
Orthopedic Hip Surgery
Orthopedic Knee Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear