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Lewis A. Yocum, M.D.

Lewis A. Yocum, M.D.



Lewis A. Yocum, M.D. was a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, specializing in sports medicine, shoulder, elbow, and knees. Dr. Yocum earned his medical doctorate at the University of Illinois, after which he completed both his internship and residency at Northwestern University in Chicago. He was a Sports Medicine Fellow at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. He was the team physician to the Los Angeles Angels for 36 years and orthopaedic consultant to numerous dance companies.

Dr. Yocum was a significant contributor in the medical professional community and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He was a panel reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine and a Board Trustee at Centinela Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Yocum authored numerous publications and books.


Former Team Physician for the LA Angels of Anaheim    

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