Stefano Bini, MD

Orthopedic surgeon


Arthritis and Joint Replacement Center
1500 Owens St., Suite 430
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353–2808
Fax: (415) 885–3862

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Academic Title


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Columbia University School of Medicine 1990


University of California San Francisco Medical Center 1995

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bini SA, Darbinian JA, Brox WT, Khatod M. Risk Factors for Reaching the Post-Operative Transfusion Trigger in a Community Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty Population. J Arthroplasty. 2018 Mar; 33(3):711-717.
  2. Bini SA. The genesis of an idea: the International Committee of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. Arthroplast Today. 2017 Sep; 3(3):141-143.
  3. Bini SA, Cafri G, Khatod M. Midterm-Adjusted Survival Comparing the Best Performing Unicompartmental and Total Knee Arthroplasties in a Registry. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Nov; 32(11):3352-3355.
  4. Cafri G, Paxton EW, Chen Y, Cheetham CT, Gould MK, Sluggett J, Bini SA, Khatod M. Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Drug Prophylaxis for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism After Total Knee Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Nov; 32(11):3524-3528.e1.
  5. Cafri G, Paxton EW, Love R, Bini SA, Kurtz SM. Is There a Difference in Revision Risk Between Metal and Ceramic Heads on Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene Liners? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 May; 475(5):1349-1355.
  6. Bini SA, and Mahajan J. . Clinical Outcomes of Remote Asynchronous Telerehabilitation are Equivalent to Traditional Therapy following Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Control Study. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2017; 2(23):239-247.
  7. Fiorini G, Cerri C, Bini S, Rigamonti AE, Perlini S, Marazzi N, Sartorio A, Cella SG. The burden of chronic noncommunicable diseases in undocumented migrants: a 1-year survey of drugs dispensation by a non-governmental organization in Italy. Public Health. 2016 Dec; 141:26-31.
  8. Bini SA, Mahajan J. Achieving 90% Adoption of Clinical Practice Guidelines Using the Delphi Consensus Method in a Large Orthopedic Group. J Arthroplasty. 2016 11; 31(11):2380-2384.
  9. Matsuda DK, Bini S et al.. Multicenter Outcomes of Arthroscopic Surgery for Femoroacetabular Impingement in the Community Hospital Setting. Journal of Hip Preservation Surgery. 2016; hnw024.
  10. Paxton EW, Inacio MC, Singh JA, Love R, Bini SA, Namba RS. Are There Modifiable Risk Factors for Hospital Readmission After Total Hip Arthroplasty in a US Healthcare System? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Nov; 473(11):3446-55.
  11. Khatod M, Inacio MC, Dell RM, Bini SA, Paxton EW, Namba RS. Association of Bisphosphonate Use and Risk of Revision After THA: Outcomes From a US Total Joint Replacement Registry. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Nov; 473(11):3412-20.
  12. Bini SA, Chan PH, Inacio MC, Paxton EW, Khatod M. Antibiotic cement was associated with half the risk of re-revision in 1,154 aseptic revision total knee arthroplasties. Acta Orthop. 2016 Feb; 87(1):55-9.
  13. Bini SA. The value of international perspectives in orthopaedics. Arthroplast Today. 2015 Sep; 1(3):51-52.
  14. Khatod M, Cafri G, Inacio MC, Schepps AL, Paxton EW, Bini SA. Revision total hip arthoplasty: factors associated with re-revision surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2015 Mar 04; 97(5):359-66.
  15. Bini SA, Inacio MC, Cafri G. Two-Day Length of Stay is Not Inferior to 3 Days in Total Knee Arthroplasty with Regards to 30-Day Readmissions. J Arthroplasty. 2015 May; 30(5):733-8.
  16. Hansen E, Belden K, Silibovsky R, Vogt M, Arnold W, Bicanic G, Bini S, Catani F, Chen J, Ghazavi M, Godefroy KM, Holham P, Hosseinzadeh H, Kim KI, Kirketerp-Møller K, Lidgren L, Lin JH, Lonner JH, Moore CC, Papagelopoulos P, Poultsides L, Randall RL, Roslund B, Saleh K, Salmon JV, Schwarz E, Stuyck J, Dahl AW, Yamada K. Perioperative antibiotics. J Orthop Res. 2014 Jan; 32 Suppl 1:S31-59.
  17. Bini SA, Khatod M, Inacio MC, Paxton EW. Same-day versus staged bilateral total knee arthroplasty poses no increase in complications in 6672 primary procedures. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Apr; 29(4):694-7.
  18. Bini S, Khatod M, Cafri G, Chen Y, Paxton EW. Surgeon, implant, and patient variables may explain variability in early revision rates reported for unicompartmental arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Dec 18; 95(24):2195-202.
  19. Hansen E, Belden K, Silibovsky R, Vogt M, Arnold WV, Bicanic G, Bini SA, Catani F, Chen J, Ghazavi MT, Godefroy KM, Holham P, Hosseinzadeh H, Kim KI, Kirketerp-Møller K, Lidgren L, Lin JH, Lonner JH, Moore CC, Papagelopoulos P, Poultsides L, Randall RL, Roslund B, Saleh K, Salmon JV, Schwarz EM, Stuyck J, Dahl AW, Yamada K. Perioperative antibiotics. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Feb; 29(2 Suppl):29-48.
  20. Adams AL, Paxton EW, Wang JQ, Johnson ES, Bayliss EA, Ferrara A, Nakasato C, Bini SA, Namba RS. Surgical outcomes of total knee replacement according to diabetes status and glycemic control, 2001 to 2009. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Mar 20; 95(6):481-7.

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