Orthopedic Doctors

A Team Approach

With more than 20 physicians covering every aspect of orthopedics, physical medicine, pain management and sports medicine, we offer a team approach to musculoskeletal care and the benefit of conferring opinions right on site.

Muir Orthopaedic Specialists’ physicians have outstanding credentials from the nation’s most prestigious medical institutions and have been serving patients in Contra Costa County for over 20 years.

Our Orthopedic Specialists

Dr. Jerome Bernhoft, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Jerome C. Bernhoft, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Michael Chang, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Michael Y. Chang, D.O.

Orthopedic & Physiatry Specialist

Special Interest
Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation, Spine & Musculoskeletal System, Pain Management & Physiatry


Dr. David Contreras, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

David M. Contreras, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Knee Replacement

Dr. Christopher Coufal, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Christopher J. Coufal, M.D.

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon

Special Interest
Trauma Surgery & Fracture Care


Dr. Eric Fulkerson, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Eric W. Fulkerson, M.D.

Orthopedic Specialist, Trauma Surgeon

Special Interest
Trauma Surgery, Fracture Care, Post-Traumatic Deformity/Infections & Neck, Chest, Abdomen & Extremities Injuries

Dr. John Knight, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

John M. Knight, M.D.

Orthopedic, Sports Medicine & Trauma Surgeon

Special Interest
Total Joint Replacement, Hip Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, Trauma & Join Reconstruction


Dr. Joseph Kou, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Joseph X. Kou, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Foot & Ankle Surgery, Deformity Correction & Lower Extremity Surgery

Dr. John Kronick, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

John L. Kronick, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery & Joint Replacement


Dr. Douglas Lange, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Douglas M. Lange, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Hip & Knee Total Joint Reconstruction & Replacement

Dr. Steven Lee, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Steven S. Lee, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Spine Surgery, Spinal Disorders & Treatment of Neck & Back Conditions


Dr. Donald Lewis, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Donald M. Lewis, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Surgery & Reconstruction, Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy

Dr. William Mathews, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

William E. Mathews, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Orthopedic Surgery, Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery


Dr. Michael Michlitsch, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Michael G. Michlitsch, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Sports Medicine, SHould, Elbow & Knee Surgery & Arthroscopy

Dr. Ramiro Miranda

Ramiro A. Miranda, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist

Special Interest
Sports Medicine, Total Knee Replacement & Treatment of the Shoulder & Knee, Arthroscopy


Dr. Murali Moorthy Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Murali Moorthy, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Foot & Ankle, Sports Medicine, STAR Ankle Replacement

Dr. Jothi Murali, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Jothi Murali, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Trauma Surgery


Dr. Joseph Narloch, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Joseph A. Narloch, M.D.

Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialist

Special Interest
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Dr. Matthew Pecci

Matthew Pecci, M.D.

Sports Medicine Specialist

Special Interest
Sports Medicine, Family Medicine, Non-Surgical Treatment & Concussions


Dr. Charles Preston, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Charles F. Preston, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Special Interest
Sports Medicine, Shoulder & Elbow Reconstruction & Joint Replacement, Arthroscopy for the Knee, Elbow & Shoulder & Fractures

Dr. Abid Qureshi, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Abid A. Qureshi, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Spinal Surgery & Orthopedic Trauma Surgery


Dr. John Schilling, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

John P. Schilling, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Surgery & Arthroscopy of the Hand, Elbow, Wrist & Shoulder

Dr. George Tischenko, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

George J. Tischenko, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Special Interest
Sports Medicine & Total Joint Replacement


Dr. Louay Toma, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Louay Toma, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Special Interest
Trauma Surgery, Sports Medicine, Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement & Fracture Management

Dr. Craig Wiseman, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Craig M. Wiseman, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Special Interest
Total Joint Replacement, Trauma & Sports Medicine


Dr. Richard Wyzykowski, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Richard J. Wyzykowski, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Special Interest
Upper Extremity Problems, including Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand