Dr. Ting is a board-certified Primary Care Sports Medicine physician who
specializes in the treatment of sports injuries, overuse injuries and
trauma-related orthopedic injuries and conditions. Dr. Ting will customize
a non-operative treatment plan for each individual to not only help to
alleviate acute and chronic pain, but also aid in the return to optimal
function. He is an advocate of building wellness programs geared towards
injury prevention and rehabilitation. Additionally, Dr. Ting is highly
experienced in ultrasound-guided procedures, as well as regenerative medicine
procedures, such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections.
An Illinois native, Dr. Ting spent his formative years growing up in Southern
California, where he graduated from UCLA with a degree in Microbiology
and Molecular Genetics. Following his undergraduate studies, Dr. Ting
received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He
subsequently returned to Southern California and completed his residency
training at the UCLA-affiliated, Northridge Family Medicine Residency
Program, where he was recognized as the program’s Outstanding Graduate
Resident. Following residency, Dr. Ting completed a Sports Medicine fellowship
at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.
Prior to joining Newport Orthopedic Institute, Dr. Ting served on the faculty
staff at his former residency program, where he was the director of the
Sports Medicine program and clinics, as well as being heavily involved
in the education and training of medical students and resident physicians
in both Sports Medicine and Family Medicine. Teaching has been an important
and rewarding aspect of Dr. Ting’s clinical experience, and he was
recognized by his students with the Teaching Excellence Award at his former
practice. He has also held a teaching appointment as a clinical instructor
with the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
As Newport Orthopedic Institute’s first Primary Care Orthopedic and
Sports Medicine specialist, Dr. Ting brings with him years of experience
in providing care for both elite, competitive and recreational athletes
of all ages.
“My goal, and what I enjoy most about being a Sports Medicine physician,
is being able to help the injured athletes and patients that I treat return
to their sport or activity as quickly, but as safely as possible.”
Dr. Ting has served on the medical staff for international events such
as the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii, as well as other events
such as the Los Angeles Triathlon, the Long Beach Marathon, and several
NCAA Conference Championships across multiple sports. His experience has
also included event coverage for USA Boxing, USA Soccer and USA Volleyball.
In addition, Dr. Ting has been a team physician for local area high schools,
colleges, and universities for many years, including the NCAA Division
1 level for California State University, Northridge. Currently he serves
as the team physician for Sage Hill High School in Newport Beach, CA,
as well as one of the team physicians for Vanguard University in Costa
Mesa, CA. Dr. Ting is one of the medical team physicians for the NFL Los
Angeles Chargers football team.
In his spare time, Dr. Ting enjoys spending time with his wife, as well
as being active playing basketball, golf, tennis & working out.