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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

David Gazzaniga, MD

Specialty
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Hoag Physician Partners
Address
Newport Orthopedic Institute - Irvine
16300 Sand Canyon Avenue
Suite 400
Irvine, CA 92618
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Newport Orthopedic Institute - Irvine
16300 Sand Canyon Avenue
Suite 400
Irvine, CA 92618
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Phone
(949) 722-7038
Fax
(949) 630-4900

Secondary Office

Address
Newport Orthopedic Institute - Newport Beach
22 Corporate Plaza Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone
(949) 722-7038
Fax
(949) 630-4900

Additonal Offices [+]

Third Office

Address:
Newport Orthopedic Institute
19582 Beach Boulevard
Suite 306
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone:
(949) 722-7038

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. Gazzaniga specializes in sports medicine, including sports related injuries of the shoulder, elbow, knee, and hip. In addition, he performs procedures such as hip arthroscopy and osteoarticular transplantation for cartilage defects of the knee. After growing up in Orange County, Dr. Gazzaniga left to play football at Dartmouth College and remained to attend medical school. He then went on to complete his residency at Harvard University. Dr. Gazzaniga has completed the following separate fellowships: Trauma Fellowship and a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic in Vail, Colorado.

    Dr. Gazzaniga had been in practice in the state of New York before relocating back to Orange County. While in New York, he served as one of the team doctors for the New York Jets as well as the head Orthopedic Surgeon for the New York Islanders and Hofstra University. He also worked as the attending Orthopedic Surgeon at the US Open in Flushing, New York. Currently, Dr. Gazzaniga is the Head Team Physician for the Los Angeles Chargers. In his leisure time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and children.