Michael Perrone, MD, is a dual-fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon at Los Angeles Orthopedic Surgery Specialists. With offices in East Los Angeles, Wilshire, Santa Fe Springs, Pico Rivera, Tarzana, Encino, Valencia, and Montebello, California, Dr. Perrone and his colleagues at the practice serve patients throughout Los Angeles County.
Originally from New York, Dr. Perrone completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida in Gainesville, where he earned his bachelor’s in health science and master’s in public health with a concentration on public health policy and administration. He then moved on to the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He graduated in 2014 and earned election into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Perrone completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Chicago in Illinois in 2019.
Dr. Perrone completed an orthopedic sports medicine fellowship in 2020 at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Institute in Los Angeles, California. Here, he served as an associate team physician for several local professional and collegiate teams, including the LA Galaxy, the USC Trojans Men’s Football Team, and the Anaheim Ducks. He then received specialized training in sports foot & ankle and trauma at the Steadman Clinic and Steadman Philippon Research Institute in Vail, Colorado. At Steadman, Dr. Perrone had the opportunity to serve as an associate team physician for the United States Ski & Snowboard Team – a role he still maintains today.
Dr. Perrone is a committee member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS). He has published research articles in several academic journals and has given talks at numerous national conferences.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Perrone is an avid endurance athlete, having completed a dozen marathons, including Boston, Chicago, and New York, as well as multiple triathlons. He is particularly interested in lower extremity sports injuries and the care of athletes of all ages and abilities.