Practice contact
(650) 723-5643
(650) 721-3422
450 Broadway Street
Pavilion A, 2nd Floor
Redwood City 94063
Joseph Donahue MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Sports Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Private
Primary Practice: Stanford Orthopedic Sports Medicine Clinic

Practice Contact

Office Address
450 Broadway Street
Pavilion A, 2nd Floor
Redwood City 94063
(650) 723-5643
(650) 721-3422

Clinical Expertise

AC Joint Injury Osteochondritis Dissecans Achilles Tendon Injury Patella Fracture Achilles Tendon Tear Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome Adhesive capsulitis Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear Adhesive capsulitis Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear Rotator Cuff Injury


Dr. Donahue is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with Subspecialty Certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. He is fellowship trained and specializes in Arthroscopic and Minimally Invasive Reconstructive Surgery of the Shoulder and Knee, and Sports Medicine. Dr. Donahue received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and his Doctor of Medicine from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center (NYC), Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (NYC), and the Alfred I. duPont Institute (DE), and went on to a fellowship in Orthopedic Sports Medicine at the Stanford/SOAR Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Dr. Donahue’s interests include arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee. He specializes in anterior cruciate ligament injuries, shoulder instability, and rotator cuff tears. He has done research on both shoulder instability and rotator cuff tears and has developed new techniques and medical devices for rotator cuff and all soft tissue repairs. He has started and actively serves on the medical advisory board for several surgical device companies and continues to design new surgical devices for arthroscopic procedures. He has authored several device patents and journal articles. Dr. Donahue has been a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is also member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine, the California Orthopedic Association, The International Knee Society, the California Medical Association, and the Santa Clara Medical Society. Dr. Donahue has served as the Program Director of the SOAR Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. He has served as the Director of Santa Clara University’s Sports Medicine Program and the Head Team Physician for all of Santa Clara University’s athletic teams, a team physician for the San Francisco 49ers, the San Francisco Giants, the Stanford Athletic Department, and many other area collegiate and high school teams.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
Stanford Orthopedic Sports Medicine Clinic

Hospital Affiliations

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Education & Training

Stanford Sports Medicine Fellowship Program
St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
Stanford University