Dr. Joel Renbaum M.D.

Dr. Joel Renbaum
Areas of Care:
  • Orthopedics
  • Arthritis

Dr. Renbaum received his education at Johns Hopkins University and graduated from medical school at the University of Maryland in 1968. He was Board Certified in Orthopedic surgery in 1974 after a residency at combined program at the U.S. Public Health Service and Tulane University. He then went into private practice in San Francisco. He has extensive experience in the Workers' Compensation arena both in treating and evaluating patients.

In addition to general orthopedics and injury care, he has a special interest in treating injured workers with knee and shoulder problems. He is a Qualified Medical Evaluator.

Orthopedic Surgeon 


The John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, Degree: B.A.
University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, Degree: M.D. 1968.

Internships / Residencies
Washingtion Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, San Francisco, California - Tulane University
July 1969-June 1973

Post Residency
Assistant Chief of Orthopedics, U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, San Francisco, California
July 1973-march 1974

Private Practice 
1 Daniel Burnham Court, Suite 365C, San Francisco, CA 94109, 1974 to Present

Sabbatical Year 
Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland
July 1976-June 1977

Professional Societies 
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Western Orthopedic Association
San Francisco Medical Society
California Medical Association
American Medical Association
California State Industrial Medicine Society

Board Certification 
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, 1974


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