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 more than 20 years.

Our Orthopedic Specialists

Jerome C. Bernhoft, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Orthopedic Surgery

Semon Bader, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine, General Orthopaedics & Joint Preservation

Leo A. Calafi, M.D.

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Trauma Surgery, General Orthopaedics, Fracture Care & Post-Traumatic Deformity


Michael Y. Chang, D.O.

Orthopedic & Physiatry Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation, Spine & Musculoskeletal System, Pain Management & Physiatry

David M. Contreras, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Knee Replacement

Christopher J. Coufal, M.D.

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Trauma Surgery & Fracture Care


Bradley D. Crow, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Lower Extremities, Knee, Hip & Joint Pain, Revision & Replacement

Eric W. Fulkerson, M.D.

Orthopedic Specialist, Trauma Surgeon

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

John M. Knight, M.D.

Orthopedic, Sports Medicine & Trauma Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Total Joint Replacement, Hip Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, Trauma & Joint Reconstruction


Joseph X. Kou, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Foot & Ankle Surgery, Deformity Correction & Lower Extremity Surgery

John L. Kronick, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery & Joint Replacement

Douglas M. Lange, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Hip & Knee Total Joint Reconstruction & Replacement


Steven S. Lee, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Spine Surgery, Spinal Disorders & Treatment of Neck & Back Conditions

Donald M. Lewis, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Surgery & Reconstruction, Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy

John K. Merson, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine, Knee Injury & Replacement


Michael G. Michlitsch, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine, SHould, Elbow & Knee Surgery & Arthroscopy

Ramiro A. Miranda, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine, Total Knee Replacement & Treatment of the Shoulder & Knee, Arthroscopy

Murali Moorthy, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Foot & Ankle, Sports Medicine, STAR Ankle Replacement


Jothi Murali, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Trauma Surgery

Joseph A. Narloch, M.D.

Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Matthew Pecci, M.D.

Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine, Family Medicine, Non-Surgical Treatment & Concussions


Charles F. Preston, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine, Knee, Shoulder & Elbow Arthroscopy

Abid A. Qureshi, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Spinal Surgery & Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

Michael F. Sacco, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Upper Extremity Surgery including Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand Injury


John P. Schilling, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Surgery & Arthroscopy of the Hand, Elbow, Wrist & Shoulder

George J. Tischenko, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine & Total Joint Replacement

Louay Toma, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Trauma Surgery, Sports Medicine, Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement & Fracture Management


Craig M. Wiseman, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Total Joint Replacement, Trauma & Sports Medicine

Wendy W. Wong, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Total Joint Replacement & Revision, Trauma & Pelvic Reconstruction

Richard J. Wyzykowski, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Upper Extremity Problems, including Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand