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

Dr. Jerome Bernhoft, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Jerome C. Bernhoft, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Leo Calafi, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Leo Calafi, MD

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Trauma Surgery


Dr. Michael Chang, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Michael Y. Chang, D.O.

Orthopedic & Physiatry Specialist

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

Dr. David Contreras, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

David M. Contreras, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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


Dr. Christopher Coufal, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Christopher J. Coufal, M.D.

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Trauma Surgery & Fracture Care

Dr. Eric Fulkerson, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

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


Dr. John Knight, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

John M. Knight, M.D.

Orthopedic, Sports Medicine & Trauma Surgeon

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

Dr. Joseph Kou, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Joseph X. Kou, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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


Dr. John Kronick, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

John L. Kronick, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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

Dr. Douglas Lange, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Douglas M. Lange, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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


Dr. Steven Lee, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Steven S. Lee, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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

Dr. Donald Lewis, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Donald M. Lewis, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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


Dr. William Mathews, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

William E. Mathews, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Orthopedic Surgery, Neurosurgery & Spine Surgery

Dr. Michael Michlitsch, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Michael G. Michlitsch, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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


Dr. Ramiro Miranda

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

Dr. Murali Moorthy Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Murali Moorthy, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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


Dr. Jothi Murali, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Jothi Murali, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Trauma Surgery

Dr. Joseph Narloch, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Joseph A. Narloch, M.D.

Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialist

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


Dr. Matthew Pecci

Matthew Pecci, M.D.

Sports Medicine Specialist

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

Dr. Charles Preston, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Charles F. Preston, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

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


Dr. Abid Qureshi, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Abid A. Qureshi, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Spinal Surgery & Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

Dr. John Schilling, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

John P. Schilling, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
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

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
Sports Medicine & Total Joint Replacement

Dr. Louay Toma, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Louay Toma, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist

Clinical Interest & Practice Focus
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

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

Dr. Richard Wyzykowski, Muir Orthopaedic Specialists

Richard J. Wyzykowski, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

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