Carlos  Uquillas, M.D.

Carlos Uquillas, M.D.



Dr. Carlos Uquillas is a Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital-affiliated orthopedic physician specializing in sports medicine, as well as in arthroscopy. He earned his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine, where he obtained a scholarly specialization in clinical research and was recognized as an Outstanding Graduate Mentor by the Leland Stanford Junior University.

The physician earned his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine, where he specialized in clinical research and was honored with the Leland Stanford Junior University Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award. He is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine, and the North American Arthroscopy Associations. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the American Board of Sports Medicine.

Procedures Dr. Carlos Uquillas Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

  • Hip surgery
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Hand and wrist surgery
  • Shoulder and elbow surgery

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Blue Cross of California

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Stanford University School of Medicine

Internship(s)

NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Residency(ies)

NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Fellowship(s)

Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles



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