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Allyson Estess, M.D.

Allyson Estess, M.D.

Allyson A. Estess, M.D. is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. She is fellowship trained in sports medicine/arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee. Dr. Estess also is trained in orthopedic trauma for both adult and pediatric musculoskeletal injuries and fractures. Dr. Estess' experience as an athlete led her to an interest in sports medicine, particularly working with injury prevention, and female athletes. Her goal is to get athletes of all ages and all levels back to their sport, pain-free, as quickly and safely as possible. Dr. Estess is former collegiate soccer player and a former US Women's National Soccer Team player.

Procedures Dr. Allyson Estess Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • Great-West Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • United Healthcare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Corvel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • First Health PPO
  • Tricare
  • Workers' Compensation

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Education & Training

Medical Degree

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine


University of Southern California


Orthopedic Surgery, University of Southern California


Sports Medicine/Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Congress Medical Associates, Pasadena, CA

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Publications & Media