Suraj Achar, MD, FAAFP

Clinical Professor, Department of Family & Preventive Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, San Diego; Department of Orthopedics Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego

Assembly Sessions – Musculoskeletal: Ankle and Foot Injuries: Sprains and Masquerades, CME083, CME084; Musculoskeletal: Limping Pediatric Diagnosis and Orthopedics: The Limping Child, CME101, CME102; Musculoskeletal: Musculoskeletal & Head Injury PBL: Discussion Session, CME280; Patient-based Care: Medical Malpractice: Anatomy of Medical Errors, CME151, CME152

Dr. Achar practices full-spectrum outpatient family medicine and sports medicine, and conducts research in San Diego, California. He has been teaching for the past 15 years. Dr. Achar’s areas of specialty include sports medicine, medical liability, medical board examination, and rules, regulations, evidenced-based guidelines, and standards of care for the prescription of controlled medications. He has been named a Top Doctor in sports medicine and family medicine by the San Diego County Medical Society for the past five years.