Huntington Hospital has announced that Todd Dietrick, MD, has been named
medical director of the joint replacement program at Huntington Hospital.
In this role, Dr. Dietrick will be responsible for medical oversight and
advancement of the total hip and total knee replacement program at Huntington
Hospital, which offers the most comprehensive and awarded orthopedic care
available in the San Gabriel Valley. The program was most recently recognized
by U.S. News & World Report as “High Performing” in total
hip and knee replacement orthopedic care for 2018-2019.
“As one of the leading orthopedic surgeons in Los Angeles, we are
proud to have Dr. Dietrick step into this expanded role as medical director
of our joint replacement program,” said Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA,
president and CEO, Huntington Hospital. “His trusted experience
and dedication to quality are an excellent fit for our brand of care.”
Dr. Dietrick has been practicing orthopedics as an attending surgeon at
Huntington Hospital since 2004 . He received his bachelor of arts degree
from Dartmouth in 1994 and graduated from the Keck School of Medicine
at the University of Southern California
in 1998. He also performed his internship at the Keck School of Medicine
at the University of Southern California, department of orthopaedic surgery
and fellowship at the University of California at San Diego in adult reconstruction
hip and knee replacement.
Dr. Dietrick has previously held the positions of chair, orthopedic quality
committee, total joint program and chair, orthopedic section, at Huntington Hospital.
“I’m honored to be selected for this role,” said Dr.
Dietrick. “Huntington Hospital’s orthopedic program offers
so much for our patients: expert staff and state-of-the-art facilities
with best-practice techniques that help people get ready for surgery and
recover more quickly, so they can get back to enjoying their lives. I’m
looking forward to leading the comprehensive care we provide to our joint
Whether treating a painful fractured hip or repairing damage to the delicate
bones of the human hand, Huntington Hospital’s commitment to providing
individual attention and ensuring patient satisfaction has inspired U.S.
News & World Report and the Joint Commission to recognize Huntington
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