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Taylor Dunphy, MD

Procedures & Conditions Treated:

Procedures 

  • AC Joint Surgery
  • Achilles Tendon Repair
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • ACL Reconstruction Surgery
  • Anti-inflammatory Medication
  • Arthritis Management
  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Femoroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Hip Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Labral Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscal Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopy of the Hip, Knee, Shoulder
  • Autograft (UCL Tear Repair)
  • Bankart Lesion Repair
  • Bicep Tendon Repair
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture Surgery
  • Bursitis / Impingement Surgery
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Cartilage Restoration
  • Clavicle and Postural Supports
  • Clavicle Fracture Repair
  • Closed Reduction
  • Corticosteroids / Cortisone Shots
  • Cubital Tunnel Surgery
  • Distal Biceps Tendon Surgery
  • Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
  • Elbow Arthritis Surgery
  • Elbow Arthritis Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture Surgery
  • Elbow Reconstruction Surgery
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement Surgery
  • Fiberglass Casting
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Humerus Fracture Repair
  • Joint Debridement
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Braces
  • Knee Fracture Surgery
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Sleeves
  • Knee Wraps
  • Labral Repair
  • Labral Repair / Labrum Repair
  • Labrum Surgery
  • LCL Reconstruction
  • Ligament Repairs (LCL, MCL, PCL)
  • Loose Body Removal
  • Meniscal Tear Surgery
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Shoulder Surgery
  • Nerve Decompression Surgery
  • Open Shoulder Surgery
  • Pain Medication
  • Partial Menisectomy
  • PCL Reconstruction
  • Physical Therapy
  • PRP Injections
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Debridement
  • Shoulder Decompression
  • Shoulder Immobilizers
  • Shoulder Instability Repair
  • Shoulder Labral Repair
  • Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • Shoulder Revision Surgery
  • Shoulder Slings
  • Shoulder Stabilizers
  • SLAP Lesion Tear Surgery
  • Sling
  • Soft Tissue Treatment
  • Splint
  • Superior Capsular Reconstruction Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Repair Surgery
  • Tennis Elbow Surgery
  • Tommy John Procedure
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Ulnar Decompression Surgery
  • Ultrasound Guided Injections
  • Viscosupplementation
  • Viscosupplementation for Osteoarthritis
  • X-Ray & MRI

Conditions

  • AC Joint Separation
  • ACL Injury
  • ACL Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Baker's Cyst
  • Bankart Lesion
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture
  • Bicep Tendon Rupture
  • Bicep Tendonitis
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Collarbone / Collarbone Injuries
  • Cartilage Injuries
  • Chondromalacia
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dislocated Elbow
  • Dislocated Knee / Kneecap Dislocation
  • Dislocated Patella / Sublaxation
  • Dislocated Shoulder / Subluxation
  • Dislocated Shoulders
  • Distal Biceps /Triceps Ruptures
  • Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Elbow Contracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow or Shoulder
  • Elbow Sports Injuries
  • Femoral-Acetabular Impingement
  • Fractured Elbow
  • Fractured Knee
  • Fractures
  • Frozen Shoulder / Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Hamstring Strain
  • Hip Impingement
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Cartilage Injuries
  • Knee Cysts
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Tendonitis
  • Labral Tear of the Hip or Shoulder
  • Labral Tears of the Shoulder / Bankart Lesion
  • Labrum Tear
  • LCL Injury
  • Little League
  • MCL Injury
  • Meniscal Tear
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Olecranon Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteochondral Defect (OCD)
  • Osteochondral Defect (OCD) of Capitellum
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellar Tendinitis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
  • PCL Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Injury / Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Separated Shoulder
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Sports Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendonitis
  • SLAP Lesion Tear
  • Sprained Elbow
  • Strained Elbow
  • Suprascapular Neuropathy / Entrapment
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Throwing Injuries
  • UCL Tear
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligaments Injuries
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Unstable Knee Cap

Biography

Dr. Taylor R. Dunphy is an orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship-trained in Sports Medicine. He has a passion for treating athletes of all ages and has served as a team physician for the University of Southern California, where he helped care for the Trojan’s football, basketball, soccer, volleyball, lacrosse, and track teams. Dr. Dunphy is committed to providing the highest quality patient care, and believes medicine is best performed through a collective, patient-centric approach. All surgical decisions are carefully considered and may not be the first treatment option, and he focuses on creating individualized programs that are optimized to achieve the best results for each patient.

Dr. Dunphy’s practice has an emphasis in minimally invasive/arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. Additionally, he utilizes modern biologic modalities and has expertise with more complex surgeries including multi-ligamentous knee reconstructions and cartilage restoration procedures, as well as primary and revision shoulder replacements. Dr. Dunphy has an interest in advancing orthopedic research and state-of-the-art treatment procedures, and his work has been presented and recognized at national and international conferences and highlighted in leading publications such as the American Journal of Sports Medicine and the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Dunphy attended medical school at the University of Texas, San Antonio. Having completed his undergraduate studies, orthopedic surgery residency, and sports medicine fellowship in Los Angeles at USC, Dr. Dunphy is attuned to the lifestyles of Southern Californians. He and his wife reside in Orange County and enjoy spending time outdoors: hiking, skiing, sailing and playing tennis and golf. Dr. Dunphy also enjoys working as the team physician for Newport Harbor High school & participating as part of a physician team for the NFL Total Wellness Program.

Education
  • College
  • University of Southern California
  • Medical School
  • University of Texas-School of Medicine at San Antonio
  • Residency
  • University of Southern California Medical Center
    Los Angeles County
  • Fellowship
  • University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine
Board Certification
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Awards
  • Finalist for the Gary Poehling Award for excellence in the treatment of the Elbow, Wrist or Hand
  • Nominated for American Shoulder and Elbow Society Resident Research Award
  • 1st Place – University of Southern California Orthopaedic Research Day
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Class Rank #1 of 216 - University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Affiliated Locations
  • Hoag Hospital - Irvine
  • Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian - Newport Beach
  • Hoag Orthopedic Institute
  • Hoag Orthopedic Institute Surgery Center - Newport Beach
  • Newport Orthopedic Institute - Newport Beach Orthopedics