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Dr. Kent Adamson

Kent R. Adamson, M.D.

Dr. Adamson specializes in general orthopedic surgery with a special interest in adult reconstructive surgery, joint replacement and sports injuries.

  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Board Member, California Orthopaedic Association
  • Member, Western Orthopaedic Association
  • Past-President, Orange County Medical Association
  • Member and Delegate, California Medical Association
  • Director of the Total Joint Program at Mission Hospital

Dr. Adamson is a native of Minnesota. He graduated summa cum laude from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. He went to medical school at the University of Minnesota, where he graduated with highest honors. Dr. Adamson completed his general surgery internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles County. He has received additional medical and surgical training at the University of Glasgow in the United Kingdom.

Dr. Adamson has been practicing orthopedic surgery in Mission Viejo with COMG since 1984. He is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, with special interest in adult reconstructive surgery, joint replacement and sports injuries.

Dr. Adamson is also extremely active in medical leadership. At Mission Hospital he has served as Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, as well as Chief of the Medical Staff. He currently is Chairman of the Total Joint Program.

Dr. Adamson has also served as President of the Orange County Medical Association and currently serves as a state delegate to the California Medical Assosiation. He also is a current Board member of the California Orthopaedic Association.  Dr. Adamson feels a commitment not only to the well being of his own orthopedic patients, but also remains committed to the betterment of health care delivery to all patients.

Dr. Adamson is also active with his family and his church. In his free time he loves to surf, golf and ski. He is also an avid reader and a history buff.

Read the article "Boning Up On Orthopedics" by Dr. Kent Adamson about joint replacement appearing in the September, 2010 issue of Life After 50.

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