Michael P. Weinstein, M.C., F.A.C.O.S., is a board certified orthopedic
surgeon specializing in neck and back surgery, rehabilitation, sports
medicine and arthroscopic surgery. He has been a member of the Hoag staff
and has been involved with Hoag Orthopedics since he began his private
practice in 1987.
Dr. Weinstein graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
He then completed his orthopedic residency at Upstate Medical Center in
Syracuse, New York where he was Chief Resident in Orthopedics.
He came to California to complete a fellowship training in neck and back
surgery at the Wiltse Spine Clinic in Long Beach, California. Soon after
he went into private practice in Newport Beach, California.
“Dr. Weinstein remains on the forefront in new surgical techniques
for neck and back problems.”
Dr. Weinstein has been actively involved in many orthopedic societies
and has authored numerous papers and presentations on neck and back rehab
and surgical procedures along with sports medicine. He is currently involved
with several clinical research projects.
Dr. Weinstein is actively involved in the community. He is the team physician
for Sage Hill High School and has been involved in the Boys’ Club
of Newport Beach. Over the years he has coached many teams in soccer and
Dr. Weinstein remains on the forefront in new surgical techniques for neck
and back problems and in preserving an individual’s active lifestyle
as well as maintaining function and quality of life, first through education
and exercise and when necessary with surgical procedures.