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Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Brad J. Yoo, M.D. View profile as PDF

Brad J. Yoo

Clinical Interests

Dr. Yoo specializes in orthopaedic trauma. His clinical interests include long-bone fractures, periarticular fractures, and foot and ankle trauma.


Associate Professor


Orthopaedic Surgery - Trauma


Orthopaedic Surgery


Orthopaedic Surgery


Orthopaedic Clinic


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Orthopaedic Surgery
4860 Y St., 3800 & 1700 (Clinic)
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-2700

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


M.D., New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, 2000
B.A., Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1996


University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, 2001


University of Maryland Medical Center, R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, Maryland, 2005


University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, 2006

Board Certifications:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2009

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
AO North America Teaching Faculty
California Orthopaedic Association
International Medical Surgical Response Team-West (IMSuRT-West)
Orthopaedic Trauma Association

Select Recent Publications:

Lowe JA, Tejwani N, Yoo BJ, Wolinsky PR. Surgical techniques for complex proximal tibial fractures. Instr Course Lect. 2012;61:39-51.

Patel R, Neu C, Curtiss S, Yoo BJ. Biomechanical comparison of large fragment versus small fragment fixation for humeral shaft fractures. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 2011 May:25(5):300-305

Williams J, Roberts J, Yoo BJ. Dorsalis pedis pseudoaneurysm after LisFranc surgery. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 2010 Nov;24(11):e98-101

Nathe T, Tseng S, Yoo BJ. The anatomy of the supraclavicular nerve during surgical approach to the clavicular shaft. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2010 Oct (9)469:890-894.

Eastman JG, Tseng S, Lo E, Yoo BJ, Lee MA. Retropatellar technique for intramedullary nailing of proximal tibia fractures : a cadaveric assessment. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 2010 Nov;24(11):672-6

Eastman JG, Tseng SS, Lee MA, Yoo BJ. The retropatellar portal as an alternative site for tibial nail insertion: a cadaveric study. J Orthop Trauma. 2010 Nov;24(11):659-64.

Yoo BJ, Beingessner DM, Barei DP. Stabilization of the posteromedial fragment in bicondylar tibial plateau fractures: A mechanical comparison of locking and non-locking single and dual plating methods. Journal of Trauma, 2010 Jul;69(1):148-55

To see if Brad J. Yoo is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).