John T. Kao, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon / Sports Medicine Specialist

John T. Kao, MD

900 Lafayette St.
Suite 105
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Phone: (408) 293-7767

Specializing in arthroscopy and treatment of sports-related injuries, as well as open and arthroscopic treatment of knee, hip, ankle, shoulder, and elbow injuries. Dr. Kao is board certified in sports medicine, certified to treat knee cartilage injuries with articular cartilage implantation and meniscal transplantation, and has extensive experience with hip arthroscopy.

B.S., University of California at Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

M.D., Howard University College of Medicine
Washington, DC

Residency, Stanford University Hospital
Stanford, CA

Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic
Inglewood, CA

Board Certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Athletic Team Affiliations
West Valley College, Head Team Physician, 2001-Present
Santa Clara University, Orthopedic Consultant, 2007-Present
UC Berkeley, Orthopedic Consultant, 2010-Present
Bellarmine College Prep, Orthopedic Consultant, 2010-Present

Professional Societies
California Orthopaedic Association
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Santa Clara Medical Society
Arthoscopy Association of North America
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
California Medical Assocation
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society