About Patrick M. O'Meara, M.D., F.A.A.O.S.


Education and Training

Curriculum Vitae

Board certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1992 Recertified, 2002


Occidental College, Los Angeles AB, Biology 1981
USC School of Medicine, Los Angeles MD 1985
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita Orthopaedic Surgery 1990

Hospital/academic affiliations

  • Palomar Medical Center | Escondido
  • UCSD Thorton Hospital | La Jolla
Surgical Center
  • Carlsbad Surgery Center | Carlsbad
  • Escondido Surgery Center | Escondido
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Center of La Jolla | La Jolla

Society memberships

State Society Memberships
    State Medical Society
  • California Medical Association
    State Orthopaedic Societies
  • California Orthopaedic Association
Additional Society Memberships
  • San Diego County Medical Society

  • California Orthopaedic Association

  • California Medical Association

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons


1989 Mid-America Orthopaedic Association Traveling Residency Award in Sports Medicine

Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Palomar Medical Center

Voluntary Clinical Instructor, University of California, San Diego

Founder and President of Palomar Orthopaedic Trauma Associates, LLC

Member of the Joint Medical-Legal Commission of the San Diego County Medical Society

Delegate of the California Medical Association

Contact Information

Palomar Orthopaedic Specialists, APMC 255 North Elm Street, Suite 105 Escondido, CA USA 92025 View map Phone 760-743-0100 Fax 760-743-1414

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