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About Dr. Zhao
Jeff Zhao D.O. is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, the creator, and main author of www.TheShoulderMotion.com.
Dr. Zhao is a graduate of University of Texas at Austin. He then attended the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and was an honorable recipient of both the Welch Scholar Grant and Sparks Osteopathic Foundation Scholarship. He finished orthopedic surgery training at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences at Kansas City, Missouri.
Dr. Zhao completed an additional year of training beyond orthopedic surgery residency to sub-specialize in reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and upper extremity (under the direction of Tom R. Norris MD, H. Relton McCarroll MD, and James Kelly II MD, San Francisco Shoulder and Upper Extremity Fellowship, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA).
With a never-ending positive attitude, Dr. Zhao founded Dallas Orthopedic & Shoulder Institute in October of 2010. He enjoys meeting new people and welcomes daily challenges. His practice focuses on serving each patient with individualized care to relieve pain and restore optimal mobility and strength quickly and safely. He specialized in arthritis, total joint replacement, rotator cuff injury, arthroscopic surgery, fractures/dislocations, ligament repair and reconstruction, and other sports-related injuries. Dr. Zhao enjoys snowboarding, windsurfing, and spending time with his family.
Procedures & Services
- Arthroscopic Surgery
- Rotator Cuff
- Ligament Repair
- Ligament Reconstruction
- Joint Replacement
- Percutaneous Microtenotomy