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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.

John A. Schlechter, DO

Specialty
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Address
Adult and Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialists - Orange
1310 West Stewart Drive
Suite 508
Orange, CA 92868
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Adult and Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialists - Orange
1310 West Stewart Drive
Suite 508
Orange, CA 92868
Get Directions
Phone
(714) 633-2111
Fax
(844) 387-7625
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Secondary Office

Address
Adult and Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialists - Mission Viejo
25982 Pala
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Phone
(949) 600-8800
Fax
(844) 374-4221

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • College
      Arizona State University - 1997
    • Medical School
      Medical Riverside Regional Medical Center - 2007
    • Residency
      New York College of Osteopathic Med - 2002
    • Fellowship
      Childrens Hospital/San Diego - 2008
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. Schlechter is a board certified fellowship trained Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopy for children and adolescents.
    Dr. Schlechter received his Bachelor of Science degree at Arizona State University, before attending the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine at the New York Institute of Technology. Upon graduation he served as Chief Intern at Peninsula Hospital Center, part of the North Shore University Health System in New York. Dr Schlechter completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Riverside County Regional Medical Center, here in Southern California, where he is currently the Director of Orthopedic Education and Research and Assistant Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program director. He completed a Pediatric Orthopedic and Scoliosis fellowship at Children’s Hospital San Diego as well as a post-fellowship preceptorship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at the Orthopedic Specialty Institute in Orange, CA. He has authored numerous book chapters and articles in peer reviewed Orthopaedic journals. He is an active part of the clinical faculty for the Western University of Health Sciences. He serves as team physician for several local high schools. He has participated in several orthopedic mission trips to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and remains interested in international orthopedics. He is a member of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America as well as the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
    Please visit www.youthsportsortho.com to find out more about Dr. John A. Schlechter