Our 2019 Faculty and Trainees

Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery

R. Lor Randall, M.D., F.A.C.S. 

The David Linn Endowed Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery

Message from the Chair


Ranked Among the Top 10 Medical Institutions in the US

UC Davis-Shriners ranked among top hospitals for children’s orthopedics in U.S. News survey

Sacramento’s UC Davis Children’s Hospital and Shriners Hospital for Children — Northern California ranked among the top 10 medical institutions in the United States for children to get orthopedic care.


Patient Stories

Explore the following orthopaedic patient stories to learn more about the range of orthopaedic care and services we provide.

Patient Stories 



We provide best-in-class learning opportunities to medical students, resident physicians, clinical and postdoctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students.


Giving Back

Giving Back

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is grateful to its donors for supporting new research projects, medical student scholarships, faculty endowments, enhanced facilities, and innovative patient-care.

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Year in Review

UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is advancing at a rapid pace, with new methods of patient care, cutting-edge research, life changing innovation and knowledge sharing across the industry. Make sure to check out our Year in Review to see how we are giving back to the community, some amazing patient stories and an update from our residents.