Paul Toogood


Orthopedic surgeon
Proud father of two rambunctious boys

Dr. Paul Toogood is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in traumatic injuries and hip and knee replacement. He primarily treats adults but occasionally provides care for children.

In research, Toogood studies the care of patients with traumatic injuries or arthritis. He focuses particularly on vulnerable patients, such as those with a substance use disorder.

Toogood earned his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, where he also completed a master's degree in medicine. He completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at UCSF, a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at Harborview Medical Center (an affiliate of the University of Washington) and a fellowship in hip and knee replacement at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Toogood is a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and AO North America.

  • Education

    Case Western Reserve University, MS, Medicine, 2009

    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2009

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Orthopedic Surgery, 2014

  • Fellowships

    Harborview Medical Center, Trauma, 2015

    Mayo Clinic, Hip and Knee Replacement, 2016

  • Board Certifications

    Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

I often meet patients on one of the worst days of their lives. I strive to make life after trauma a turning point rather than an ending point.

Clinics I work with

Orthopedic Trauma Service

1500 Owens St.
San Francisco, CA 94158

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