About Chris S. Pallia, MD

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2006
  • Subspeciality Certification in Sports Medicine, 2007


University of California at San Diego, San Diego B.S., Bioengineering 1991
University of California at Los Angeles, Westwood, CA MD 1995
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA General Surgery 1996
State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY Orthopaedic Surgery 2001
Oasis Sports Medical Group, San Diego, CA Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine 2002

Hospital/academic affiliations

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital | La Jolla
  • Sharp Coronado Hospital | 250 Prospect St. Coronado, CA 92118

Society memberships

State Society Memberships
  • State Medical Society
  • State Orthopaedic Society
Specialty Society Memberships
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
Additional Society Memberships
  • Qualified Medical Evaluator, State of California


Physician for the San Diego Rock 'n Roll Marathon 2003, 2004

Author of "The PC Knot: A secure and satisfying arthroscopic slip knot" Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery May 2003.

Co-Author of article and presentation nominated for the Richard O'Connor Award at the Arthroscopic Association of North America 2001.

Community activities

Team Physician for Helix High School, home of Reggie Bush and Alex Smith.

Contact Information

Coronado Office 230 Prospect Place Suite 230 Coronado, CA USA 92118 View map Phone 619-435-7282 Fax 619-435-3723

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Other staff in my practice

Jill Russell
Colette VandenBroeck
Jessica Carranza
Jan Covington

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