Practice contact
(831) 900-5115
(720) 815-0360
10 Harris Court
Building A, Suite A
Monterey California 93940
US
Michael Klassen MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Sports Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Private
Primary Practice: Monterey Peninsula Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Institute
Primary Hospital: COMMUNITY HOSPITAL MONTEREY PENINSULA

Practice Contact

Office Address
10 Harris Court
Building A, Suite A
Monterey California 93940
US
Phone
(831) 900-5115
Fax
(720) 815-0360

Clinical Expertise

Upper Extremity Surgery Lower Extremity Surgery Knee Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction Knee Meniscus Surgery Shoulder Labral Reconstruction Shoulder Rotator Cuff Repair Spine Injuries

Biography

Michael Klassen, MD, in Monterey, California, specializes in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Klassen takes a restorative approach to care, providing rehabilitative treatments to help patients regain function. Dr. Klassen is also an expert in medical-legal evaluations and testimony and provides medical advice, evaluations, and direction to attorneys, insurers, and government entities across California. Medical-legal evaluation services available from Dr. Klassen include independent medical examinations (IMEs), agreed medical evaluations (AMEs), and qualified medical evaluations (QMEs). Dr. Klassen also offers medical record reviews and standard of care reviews, as well as opinions of causation, impairment ratings, and medical care and treatment reviews and recommendations. He also provides expert witness testimony according to the standards of professionalism set forth by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. As an experienced orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Klassen provides medical-legal evaluations and expert testimony for both defense and plaintiff attorneys for injuries stemming from motor vehicle accidents, athletics, or industrial incidents. Dr. Klassen’s clinical care focuses on upper and lower extremity surgeries, such as knee anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, knee meniscus surgery, shoulder labral reconstruction, and shoulder rotator cuff repair. He also provides expert evaluations and care for spine injuries and offers treatment with biologics. Dr. Klassen is available for those seeking a medical-legal evaluation throughout the state of California.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
Monterey Peninsula Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Institute

Hospital Affiliations

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PRIMARY HOSPITAL
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL MONTEREY PENINSULA

Education & Training

RESIDENCY
University of California, San Francisco
INTERNSHIP
University of California, San Francisco
MEDICAL / PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
University of California, Los Angeles
UNDERGRADUATE
University of Southern California

Meeting Faculty