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RAYMOND K. ZARINS, MD, FAAOS, FRCSC

  • RAYMOND K. ZARINS, MD, FAAOS, FRCSC

    ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, February, 1988
  • Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (Canada), January, 1974
  • California Orthopaedic Association

DIPLOMAS

  • MD, University of Toronto, June 12, 1967
  • Specialty Certification, Orthopaedic Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons, Canada, November 7, 1973
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, September 6, 1974
  • Board Certified, American Board of Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, December 11, 2000

LICENSES TO PRACTICE

California, March 3, 1980. License A 34998

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

AME (Agreed Medical Evaluator), QME (Qualified Medical Evaluator), IME (Independent Medical Examiner)

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Research re: Articular Cartilage Immunology” (under W.P. Bobechko, MD), Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Proceedings of the 12th Congress of the International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Tel Aviv, October, 1972, p. 18.
  • “Spinal Stenosis and Herniated Nucleus Pulposus,” (paper on review of 100 cases) presented at the annual Canadian Orthopaedic Association meeting, June, 1973.
  • “Spinal Stenosis, Results of Treatment,” Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, P. 115, March – April, 1976.

EDUCATION

UNDERGRADUATE

1960-1961 College Militaire Royale de St. Jean, Quebec, Canada
1961-1963 Pre-medicine, University of Toronto, Canada

MEDICAL SCHOOL

1963-1967 Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

POSTGRADUATE

1967-1968 INTERNSHIP Rotating Internship, Toronto General Hospital

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO COORDINATED ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY PROGRAM

  • 7/68-6/69 Research Fellow, Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Robert Salter, MD, Chairman
  • 7/69-9/69 Resident, Gynecology, Toronto Western Hospital
  • 10/69-12/69 Resident, Plastic Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital
  • 1/70-6/70 Resident, General Surgery, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • 7/70-12/70 Resident, Pathology, Hospital for Sick Children
  • 1/71-6/71 Resident, Neurosurgery, Toronto Western Hospital
  • 7/71-12/71 Senior Resident, Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Robert Salter, MD, Chairman
  • 1/72-6/72 Senior Resident, Orthopedic Surgery, St. Joseph’s Hospital, George Pennal, MD, Chairman
  • 7/72-6/73 Senior Resident, Orthopedic Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital, Walter Lotto, MD, Chairman

FELLOWSHIP

7/73-6/74 Clinical and Research Fellow, Orthopedic Surgery, (Spine and Trauma) Sunnybrook Hospital, University of Toronto, Marvin Tile, MD, Past-President, International Spine Society

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 1974-1980 Etobicoke General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
  • 1980-1995 Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center, Mission Viejo, CA
  • 1980-1995 Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, Laguna Hills, CA
  • 1983-1985 Chairman, Dept. of Orthopedics, Saddleback Memorial Med. Center
  • 1983-1990 San Clemente Hospital, San Clemente, CA
  • 1983-1990 South Coast Medical Center, Laguna Beach, CA
  • 1983-1991 Director, Sports Medicine and Training Center of Saddleback Valley, Mission Viejo, CA
  • 1984-1991 Orthopedic Consultant and Team Physician, Saddleback Community College, Mission Viejo, CA
  • 1986-1994 Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopedics, University of California, Irvine, CA
  • 1987-1988 Chairman, Dept. of Orthopedics, Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
  • 1991-1995 Loma Linda Community Hospital/Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA
  • 1991-1995 Inland Surgery Center, Redlands, CA
  • 1995-1996 Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, OH
  • 1995-1996 Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Logan, OH
  • 1996-1997 Kaiser Permanente Dallas, TX
  • 1996-1997 Columbia Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, TX
  • 1996-1997 Park Central Surgery Center, Dallas, TX
  • 1997- 2009 Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center, Mission Viejo Raymond K. Zarins, MD, FAAOS, FRCSC
  • 1997-2006 Mission Ambulatory Surgicenter, Mission Viejo, CA
  • 1997- 2005 Children’s Hospital at Mission, Mission Viejo, CA
  • 1998-2004 South Coast Medical Center, Laguna Beach, CA
  • 1998-2004 San Clemente Hospital & Medical Center, San Clemente CA
  • 1998-2006 Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, Laguna Hills, CA
  • 2001-2004 California Specialty Surgery Center
  • 2003-2004 Assistant Clinical Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Irvine, CA
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