Doctors: Orthopedic

Christopher Ninh - Doctors: Orthopedic

Dr. Christopher Ninh
Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
Fellowship-Trained in Sports Medicine
Affiliated with:
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Pediatrics
  • Sports Medicine
About Dr. Ninh:

Dr. Ninh is a board-certified, sports medicine fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon in Southern California. Working with an elite team of multi-lingual and multi-disciplinary specialists, he strives to provide comprehensive orthopaedic care.Dr. Ninh is a native of Orange County, having graduated from Marina High School in Huntington Beach, California. Dr. Ninh’s vision was to establish an orthopaedic surgery practice focusing in Sports Medicine, treating the community that he grew up in. His vision of becoming an Orthopaedic Surgeon was inspired from his own personal experience as a young athlete and patient. These experiences were highly influential in his decision to pursue medicine and further provided the inspiration to pursue excellence throughout his training. From these past experiences, it has allowed him as an orthopaedic surgeon, to better empathize and care for his patients.

Dr. Ninh is a board-certified sports medicine fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon. He received both his undergraduate and medical degree at the University of California, Irvine. After finishing his general orthopaedics residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Michigan, he went on to complete his Sports Medicine Fellowship training at Kaiser Permanente Southern California. He is also the Medical Director for the Chapman Orthopaedic Institute in Orange, California. Dr. Ninh’s family heritage is Vietnamese. He is fluent in Vietnamese.

dr mahnataly - Doctors: Orthopedic

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  • 2001-2005 Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (WUHS/COMP), D.O.
  • 1995-2000 University of California Los Angeles, B.S. Psychobiology
  • 5/2010 Board Certified Primary Care Sports Medicine (CAQSM)
  • 4/2009 Board Certified Family and Osteopathic Medicine (ACOFP)
  • 12/2008 Board Certified Family Practice (ABFM)
  • 2005-prcsent Medical License and DEA, Osteopathic Medical Board of California
  • 2003-present Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)/Basic Life Support (BLS)
Professional Society Memberships
  • 2009-present California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP)
  • 2008-present American Osteopathic Association of Sports Medicine 2007-2008 American College of Sports Medicine
  • 2005-present American College of Physicians-Family Practice
  • 2002-present American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • 2001-present American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP)
Employment Experience
  • 8/2009-present Community/Sports Medicine Junior Faculty Physician, Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Woodland Hills, CA
  • 7/2008-7/2009 Sports Medicine Fellowship, Chino Valley Medical Center, Chino, CA
  • 7/2006-6/2008 Family Practice Residency, Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills, Woodland Hills, CA
  • 7/2005-6/2006 PGYl (Internship), Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills, Woodland Hills, CA
  • 2000-2001 Teaching Assistant in Neuroscience/Biochemistry, University of California San Diego
  • 1998-2000 Undergraduate University Tutor, Physiology and Math, U.C.L.A
  • 1998-2000 Laboratory Assistant in Protein Expression Laboratory, Department of Molecular Biology, University of California Los Angeles
  • 1996-2000 After school playground/academic coordinator for Valley Youth Services L.A.U.S.D
Sports Medicine/Community Service
  • 2010 Physician-Big West Track & Field Tournament Finals Cal State Northridge 2009/10 Black Barbershop Outreach Program- Health Screening Exams
  • 2009 Chino Unified High School Sports Physicals
  • 2009 Event Physician Sierra Regional Wrestling Tournament
  • 2008/2,109 USA amateur boxing ring side physician
  • 2008 USA Judo Association Winter National event physician
  • 2008 Ontario Reign Team Physicals (Minor League Hockey)
  • 2008 Upland Pop Warner Football Physical exams
  • 2008/2009 Event Physician Chino Boxing Club
  • 2008/2009 Event Physician Goltz Judo Club 2007/2008 Los Angeles Triathlon physician volunteer
  • 2007 Kaiser Los Angeles Triathlon health fair volunteer
  • 2007 Bell-Jeff cross-country invitational physician volunteer
  • 2007-present Simi Valley Community Clinic-health clinic serving underserved
  • 2005-present Westminster clinic-weekly health clinic serving underserved in Moorpark, CA 2005-present Taft High School Volunteer event physician FootbaliNolleyball/boxing
  • 2005-2006 Calabasas Red Raiders youth football league-volunteer for youth health physicals 2005-2008 Kennedy High School Los Barrios Health Clinic-Health Care in underserved community
  • 2004 Los Angeles Senior Citizen Health Fair -Los Angeles Convention Center (Blood Pressure Checks and health education to senior citizens)
  • 2002-2003 Montclair Clinic-Montclair CA Provided health services at a free clinic. Interviewed, examined, and participated in the care of adult patients.
  • 2001-2002 Pomona Community Health Action Team (PCHAT)-Pomona, CA Provided and served the medical needs of the underserved Pomona Community.
  • 2009/10 Assistant Team Physician Cal State Northridge Athletics
  • 2009/10 Assistant Team Physician LA Pierce College Athletics
  • 2009 Team Physician Chatsworth High School
  • 2009 Team Physician Pierce College/Chatsworth High School
  • 2008-9 Board Member Chino Youth Boxing Club (City of Chino)
  • 2008-9 Sports Medicine Club Physician Advisor WUHS/COMP
  • 2008-9 Assistant Team Physician Ontario Reign (Professional Minor League Hockey)
  • 2008-9 Chino Unified School District Team Physician 4 Schools (Part of Fellowship)
  • 2006-7 Sports Medicine Event Coordinator (Liaison for residency)-Taft High School
  • 2006 Kennedy High School Los Barrios representative KWH
  • 2002 Tour Guide & Panelist, Osteopathic Medical Awareness Conference (OMAC)
  • 2002-4 Middle Eastern Association Secretary
  • 2002 WHIG-Woman’s health association

California Academy of Family Physicians Leadership skills award (2007), Honors in B.S. Psychobiology (2000), Deans List for 5 semesters/quarters (from 1995-2000), Certificate for Tutor of the Year (1997). Community Mentorship Award (1998), Golden Apple Award for community service (1998).

Extra-Curricular Activities
  • Injury Prevention in Overhead Throwers- Research Cal State Northridge Biomechanics Lab (2010)
  • Sports Medicine Lecturer Kaiser Permanente WH Residency Program (2009/10)
  • Research Case Presentation annual AOASM convention (Incorporating Osteopathic Principles in Acute Knee Dislocations) Snowbird, Utah (4/2009)
  • Guest Lecturer Western University-Sports Medicine Topics (2008/2009)
  • Presenter at Musculoskeletal Skeletal Resident Workshop Kaiser Woodland Hills (10/2008)
  • Domestic Violence Week Seminar, Western University-Participated in lectures and panel discussions (2003).
  • Student Osteopathic Medical Association annual meetings (SOMA, 2001-2004)
  • Humor and Medicine Club (2003)
  • Women’s Health Interest Group (2002-2003),
  • Family Practice Club (2002-2003)
  • Internal Medicine Club (2001-2003)
  • Sports Medicine Club (2002-2004)
  • Middle Eastern Club (2001-2004)
  • SANUS-Drama/Play productions club (2003)
  • A.U .S.D youth after school sports coordinator/traveling program supervisor (1996-1998)
Personal Interests

Weight lifting, jogging, basketball, soccer, mixed martial arts, personal training, nutrition, watching and coaching sporting events, watching comedy movies, working on cars

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