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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. Vazquez completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Neurobiology and Behavior. He attended John Hopkins University where he was awarded his Doctor of Medicine in 2003. He continued his studies at New York University/Hospital for Joint Diseases, where he was a Resident from June 2003 to June 2008. After finishing his Residency, Dr Vazquez received specialty training in Sports Medicine and Shoulder & Elbow Surgery as a Fellow at the University of Southern California studying under Dr. James Tibone and Dr. John Itamura.
Dr. Vazquez has particular proficiency in advanced arthroscopic procedures including the shoulder, elbow, and hip. He also specializes in shoulder and elbow trauma, joint reconstruction, and replacements including revisions. In addition, he has training in the latest techniques for total hip and knee replacements, including resurfacing and partial replacements.
Dr. Vazquez has served as the team physician for many of the University of Southern California’s collegiate teams. He is the author of numerous research studies and papers detailing the treatment of a variety of Sports Injuries.
Dr. Vazquez is a native of Northern New Jersey where he attended Queen of Peace High School and was the Captain of the Varsity Tennis team. He is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish
Verified Patient Reviews
Very thorough exam and explanation of plan
I had a good experience but I think they overbook appointmens because the wait time is at least 30 minutes from your scheduled appointment
He was able to answer my questions In a professional manner with a positive Attitude. He gave me good advise about My injury to the knee. He suggested a Brace to support my knee and he Ordered a inflammation medication Prescription. He told me I have torn minicus I have two that are torn. But he will care for My knee . I left feeling relieved from his care. Very much appreciated..
Front desk was professional. Assisted me with my paperwork. Doctor and his assistant answered all my questions and concerns.
Dr. Vazquez was very knowlegible and Helpful. Surgery was not needed and with his help and prescribing physical therapy my knee is feeling great!