Donald A. Wiss, MD The Southern California Orthopedic Institute: The Physicians of SCOIDr. Wiss, a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine, completed his orthopedic training at the University of Pittsburgh.He
was awarded the prestigious Girdlestone Scholarship in Orthopedic Surgery from Oxford University
and spent a post-graduate year in England.While in Europe, he
received additional training through a four month AO/ASIF Trauma fellowship in Germany.Upon his return to the United States, Dr. Wiss joined the full-time faculty at Boston University specializing in Fracture Care.In 1983, he became a full-time faculty member at USC, subsequently becoming a Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery.Dr. Wiss was Director of the Orthopedic Trauma Service at the LAC-USC Medical Center for eight years.He joined the Southern California Orthopedic Institute Medical Group in 1991.He
has special interest in healing disturbances of bone following injury.A Member of the Editorial Board for several Orthopedic Journals, Dr. Wiss has published over 60 articles.He
has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally on Fracture Treatment and Trauma Reconstruction.Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Wiss is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.He is a founding Member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and is a Member of various County, State, and National Medical Societies.Dr. Wiss
is also the author of "Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: Fractures", an international best-selling textbook.Dr. Wiss
wife have two sons.The family enjoys skiing, camping, and biking.Donald A. Wiss, M.D. is available to see patients at the Valencia office.