Dr. Norman Kane

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“My father was a surgeon and Professor of Anatomy; my mother was a pharmacist. Therefore, I wanted to carry on the tradition of medicine and service. I have developed a pragmatic approach to solving medically related problems.”

SPECIALTIES

  • General orthopaedic surgery, joint replacement, arthroscopic surgery, sports medicine

UNDERGRADUATE

  • Carmel College Day School
    Durban, South Africa, 1967

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University Witwatersrand Medical School
Johannesburg, South Africa, 1973

INTERNSHIP

  • Surgical Intern Intensive Care Unit
    Addington Hospital, Durban, South Africa, 1973
  • Medical Intern, Johannesburg General Hospital
    Johannesburg, South Africa, 1974
  • Private Medical Practice
    Military Medical Officer performing traumatic surgery, also working in Mission Hospitals, General Practice and Emergency Rooms, 1975
  • Medical Officer M. T. S., Jason Epirotiki Shipping Line
    Piraeus, Greece, 1976
  • Part-time Emergency Room Physician,
    Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Redwood City, California, 1979-1982

RESIDENCY

  • Surgical Resident, St. Mary’s Hospital
    Waterbury, Connecticut, 1976-1977
  • Surgical Resident, Tufts New England Medical Center
    Boston, Massachusetts, 1977-1978
  • Urology Resident, Stanford Medical Center
    Stanford, California, 1978-1979
  • Orthopaedic Resident, Stanford Medical Center
    Stanford, California, 1979-1983
  • Chief Orthopaedic Resident, Stanford Medical Center
    Stanford, California, 1982

BORN

  • Johannesburg, South Africa

ADDITIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Fellow, Royal College Surgeons Orthopaedics (Canada)
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Western Orthopaedic Association
  • San Diego County Medical Association

JOINED OSNC

  • 1984

"Location, professionalism and availability are key aspects that are very important to me. OSNC came through on all fronts! Dr. Stark and his staff are truly amazing." PATIENT OF DR. ERIK STARK
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