Top Doctor Category: Surgery
Dr. Garvin Yee is a dual board-certified orthopedic surgeon with expertise in sports medicine and knee arthritis. He is a graduate of UHS-The Chicago Medical School and completed a residency at Fort Worth affiliated hospitals in orthopedic surgery. He also completed a sports medicine fellowship at Oasis Sports Medical Group and was the team doctor for the San Diego Chargers and San Diego Gulls.
Dr. Yee has been named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor from 2008 to present. Dr. Yee specializes in knee arthroscopy, including ACL reconstruction, all arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, and minimally invasive tennis elbow repair. He is an expert speaker and clinical lab instructor for shoulder and rotator cuff surgery, and an international expert speaker for tennis elbow treatment and repair. He’s also a regenerative biologics consultant specializing in plateletrich plasma, amniotic allograft, extracellular matrix, cytokine therapy, and exosome augmentation.
Additionally, Dr. Yee specializes in non-surgical management of knee arthritis, including aquatic therapy, customized bracing, and viscosupplementation arthritis injections.
He is an expert speaker and roundtable consultant on viscosupplementation to include, Hyalgan, Euflexxa, Orthovisc, and Synvisc.