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Eric Millstein, M.D. is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at La Peer Health Systems. He is a leading expert in advanced arthroscopic techniques for knee and shoulder surgery with vast experience treating sports injuries. Dr. Millstein specializes inarthroscopic surgery and reconstruction of the knee, hip and shoulder, as well as joint replacement surgery for arthritis of the shoulder and knee.
Dr. Millstein was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. He completed his undergraduate studies with honors in mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, where he also developed an interest in athletic injuries and sports medicine. He subsequently graduated with AOA honors and academic awards from the School of Medicine at Penn and then completed his orthopaedic residency training at the University of Chicago.
Following his interest in sports injuries, Dr. Millstein spent eighteen months at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute in Van Nuys as a fellow in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. This advanced training included arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder, hip, knee and ankle. As a result of his time at SCOI, Dr Millstein continues to study, teach and utilize the most current techniques in both joint preservation and joint replacement surgery.
Dr. Millstein has presented research on long-term outcomes of ACL reconstruction and arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and remains active in teaching other surgeons complex arthroscopic techniques as a complement to his clinical practice.
In his free time Dr. Millstein enjoys travelling with his family, running with his dogs, playing basketball and skiing as well as a newfound passion for Krav Maga (Israeli martial arts). He currently lives in Santa Monica with his wife & daughter.