Ronald Glousman, M.D.

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Dr. Ronald Glousman is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery, with over 29 years of experience. Nationally recognized as a sports medicine expert and surgeon, Dr. Glousman’s medical expertise involves conditions of the shoulder, knee, and elbow. His practice is focused on non-operative rehabilitation treatments, advanced arthrosopic surgical techniques, spine injuries. He has a vast experience in successful non-operative and rehabilitative treatment techniques. Dr. Glousman’s patients are from a variety of backgrounds, starting with injured workers, non-athletes, recreational athletes and particularly collegiate/professional athletes. He is a recognized and highly appreciated expert in Medical-Legal Forensic orthopedic surgery, serving also as a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) for the Industrial Medical Council of California. After earning his medical doctorate at UCLA with AOA honors, Dr. Glousman completed an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Southern California.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthNet
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Workers\' compensation
Medical Degree

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles

Internship(s)

University of Southern California

Residency(ies)

University of Southern California

Fellowship(s)

Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic


Honors and Awards

  • Sports Medicine Super Doctor in 2012
  • Sports Medicine Super Doctor in 2012
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 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
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
    American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons

    • Outcomes of Revision Arthroscopic Type II Superior Labral Anterior Posterior Repairs.

      Park, S., Glousman, R.E.; Am J Sports Med. 2011-03-25.

    • Biomechanical Comparison of Knotless Anchor Repair versus Simple Suture Repair for Type II SLAP Lesions.

      Uggen, C., Wei, A., Glousman, R.E., ElAttrache, N., Tibone, J.E., McGarry, M.H., Lee, T.Q.; Arthroscopy. 2009-10-01.

    • High-Tension Double-Row Footprint Repair Compared with Reduced-Tension Single-Row Repair for Massive Rotator Cuff Tears.

      Domb, B.G., Glousman, R.E., Brooks, A., Hansen, M., Lee, T.Q., ElAttrache, N.S.; J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008-11-01.

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