Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


All patient related inquiries, including prescription refills, should be directed to clinic staff:

UCSD Medical Center, Hillcrest

200 West Arbor Drive

San Diego, CA 92103

Phone:  (619) 543-6312

FAX:  (619) 543-7480

Perlman Amulatory Care Center

9350 Campus Point Drive, Suite 1A & 1B

La Jolla, CA 92037

Phone:  (858) 657-8200

FAX:  (858) 657-8269


UC San Diego Health - Chancellor Park

4520 Executive Drive, Suite Plaza 1

San Diego, CA 92121

Phone:  (844) 377-7678



We welcome hearing from you. If you have questions regarding any portion of the program, please feel free to send your inquiries or comments:

Orthopaedic Surgery Business Office:

Lisa Rhodes
Administrative Vice Chair

Kathy Smith
Assistant Department Business Officer
Financial Analyst


Joy Dinius
Residency Training Program Coordinator
Voluntary Faculty Coordinator
Continuing Medical Education Coordinator


Yesenia Rodriguez

Staff Human Resources

Financial Assistant

Hannah Bellenbaum

Practice Manager


Wendy Hess

Assistant to the Chair

Jill Allas

Academic/Budget Support Coordinator

Ruthven Stanford

Faculty Assistant


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