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Neil P. Pathare, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon in San Francisco

Neil P. Pathare is an Orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine who treats athletes and non­-athletes of all ages and capabilities in San Francisco. Having completed advanced and extensive fellowship training, Dr. Pathare has a wide array of experience in the operative and non-operative management of Orthopaedic injuries. He routinely performs arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgeries, and he is currently working on groundbreaking research to advance techniques for anatomic ACL reconstruction.


At AO SportsMed, we pride ourselves on always being available to our patients. Our friendly and dependable staff is accessible for any needs, from appointment scheduling to insurance issues, and patients speak directly to Dr. Pathare regarding follow­-up care. Seeing patients in a timely manner and accommodating new patients in a matter of days is an essential feature of our practice. We have built relationships with practitioners at physical therapy and MRI facilities, ensuring our patients receive the same top-­notch, timely services as they do in our office.

  • I appreciated his patience when walking me through my options, taking the time to explain. I highly recommend this highly competent office.

    Vivian C.

  • He has taken a keen interest in incremental recovery progress, beyond my experience with other orthopedists.

    Joseph E.

  • I felt highly cared for during the entire appointment and would recommend Dr. Pathare in a heartbeat to family and friends. He is an outstanding doctor.

    Verified Patient

  • I was able to get an appointment to see Dr. Pathare right away. His staff is super friendly and attentive.

    Amelia C.

Dr. PATHARE’S services

Shoulder Surgery

Labral repair, shoulder instability, and rotator cuff tears can all be addressed via...

Knee Surgery

Arthroscopic knee surgery is a minimally invasive procedure. A minor incision on the...

InsuranceS Accepted

Dr. Pathare accepts most health care insurance plans serving the majority of Americans. Please note that this is not a complete list of all our contracted insurance carriers.


1. Advanced Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

450 Sutter Street Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94108
Monday 8am – 12pm
Tuesday 8am – 5pm
Wednesday 8am – 5pm
Thursday 8am – 5pm
Friday 8am – 5pm

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F: (415) 900-3001

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