Patrick J McGahan, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon whose passion is shoulder and knee pathology, ranging from non-operative treatment to arthroscopic surgery to minimally invasive knee and shoulder replacement. He was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. After graduating from Jesuit High School, he attended UCLA where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology. He then went on to UC Davis Medical School where he received the UC Davis School of Medicine Medal recognizing overall academic excellence. He completed his orthopaedic surgery training at the San Francisco Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program. Following this, he completed an additional year of fellowship training at the San Diego Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship in San Diego, CA. While in San Diego, he had the opportunity to specialize and receive fellowship training in sports medicine and shoulder reconstruction. Among others, he had the experience of working with the San Diego Padres and the San Diego State Athletic Department. Following this, he moved to Sacramento where he had the privlege of working for 3 years at Sacramento Orthopedic Center, the premier orthopedic surgery practice in the greater Sacramento area. While in Sacramento, he worked with Jesuit High School Athletics and the Sacramento River Cats, the Giants AAA affiliate in Sacramento.
He has since transitioned to San Francisco where he joined the prestigious orthopaedic clinic, Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He now resides in the Bay Area with his wife and three children. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, trail runs, swimming, golf, tennis, and playing basketball.