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S. Shawn Solhpour, MD
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S. Shawn Solhpour, MD

(714) 626-8630
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • Sports Medicine
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group

Primary Office

St. Jude Heritage Fullerton - Orthopedics
2141 North Harbor Boulevard
Suite 35000
Fullerton, CA 92835
(714) 626-8630
(714) 626-8681
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Recommend this Physician
4.9 out of 5 (103 Ratings | 30 Comments)


*Dr. Solhpour is amazing!!!
Dr. Solhpour was one of the best doctors I've ever seen. He was patient and took time to explain everything including how things work. He helped me understand issues, how to treat and how to have better health. He's definitely one of a kind.
he was fantastic. always explains all options for my knee. he gave helpful advice for caring for my injury
Dr. Solhpour is the best provider that I can recommend for knee replacement.
Dr Solhpour is outstanding and always gives you the care and follow up you need . I recommend him to all that need replacement of "parts" and are in St. Judes area.
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Physician Bio

Recognized as one of Southern California's top orthopedic surgeons, S. Shawn Solhpour, M.D., specializes in successfully treating knee and shoulder pain, whether caused by sports injury or early or advanced arthritis conditions. In addition to creating exceptionally high outcomes (as reported by the California Joint Replacement Registry), he has repeatedly won the Patients' Choice Award from a leading national consumer group for his near-perfect patient satisfaction scores.

Dr. Solhpour is highly experienced in all-inside ACL and PCL reconstruction, allowing active individuals of all ages get back to doing the things they love. His expertise also includes innovative approaches to rotator cuff repair and shoulder instability procedures (arthroscopic and open), as well as today's newest advances in knee replacement (partial, dual compartment, and custom procedures). He is also one of the few orthopedic surgeons formally trained in restoring knee cartilage and cartilage transplantation.

Before joining St. Jude Heritage Medical Group, Dr. Solhpour completed his orthopedic residency at Harvard, followed by fellowships in Biological Joint Reconstruction (Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School), Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center), and Trauma (Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School). Dr. Solhpour is the Vice Chairman of the Department of Surgery at St. Jude Medical Center for 2017-2018.


  • Medical School:
    Boston University School of Medicine
  • Internship:
    Beth Israel Hospital
  • Residency:
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program
  • Fellowship:
    University of Pittsburgh
  • Fellowship:
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery


2016 - SJH Values In Action- Excellence Winner, 2015 - 2016 Vitals Patient Choice Award, 2016 – 2018 - Physicians of Excellence, OCMA

Areas of Interest

Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Injuries, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine Surgery, Orthopaedics

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