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Aenor Sawyer


Orthopedic surgeon

About me

Dr. Aenor Sawyer is an orthopedic surgeon with expertise in physical therapy and exercise physiology. She provides comprehensive orthopedic care to pediatric and adolescent patients.

Throughout her career, Sawyer has maintained a strong research interest in childhood bone development, which she pursued as an adjunct clinical scientist at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute and as director of the Pediatric Bone Health Consortium. Other research interests include sports injury prevention, anterior cruciate ligament repair and osteoporosis.

Sawyer has a bachelor's degree in physical therapy from California State University, Fresno. After a 10-year career in physical therapy, she earned a master's degree in human physiology followed by a medical degree from the University of California, Davis. After completing a residency in orthopedic surgery at Stanford University, Sawyer pursued fellowship training in pediatric orthopedic surgery and pediatric and adolescent sports medicine, both through the Harvard orthopedic program at Boston Children's Hospital.

  • Education

    UC Davis School of Medicine, 1993

  • Residencies

    Stanford Medical Center, Orthopedic Surgery, 1999

  • Fellowships

    Harvard Medical School, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, 2000

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Skeletal Health Service

1500 Owens St., Suite 430
San Francisco, CA 94158

My reviews


Overall Experience
81 Reviews
She is an awesome doctor. A great listener and provider.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
80 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
80 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
80 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
81 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
81 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
79 Reviews

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