Dr. Pelton, originally from Texas, is well known and respected in orthopaedic circles and has excellent bedside-manner! Throughout his career, Dr. Pelton has successfully completed thousands of joint surgeries ranging from partial to total joint replacement, arthroscopy of the knee & shoulder or hand & wrist. As a Board Certified member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, he remains an active member in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He also continues to mentor USC Residents, sharing his expertise in joint diseases and sports injuries. Dr. Pelton enjoys an active lifestyle with golf and sailing throughout Southern California.