Dr. Kawaguchi has been practicing orthopaedic surgery in Stockton, CA since 2000. He is a big believer in giving quality care to his patients. He has special expertise in treating broken bones, both simple and complex ones. As a member of several orthopaedic organizations devoted to fracture care, he understands and uses the latest technologies available to him in treating such problems.
He is a volunteer clinical faculty on the orthopaedic trauma service at UC Davis Medical Center where he helps to train their resident surgeons. He has also been an instructor at numerous fracture care courses for orthopaedic surgeons. Dr. Kawaguchi is skilled at treating common orthopaedic problems such as knee arthritis and injuries. He uses both arthroscopic and open surgical techniques to provide the best care for his patients. He is currently the chief of the orthopaedic surgery service at St. Josephs Medical Center in Stockton, CA. When not practicing orthopaedic surgery, he can often be found on the ski slopes or taking in a professional basketball game.
Dr. Kawaguchi received a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Harvard University. He was awarded his Medical Degree from New York University School of Medicine in 1994. Dr. Kawaguchi completed his residency at University of California, San Francisco, as well as his Fellowship at University of California, Davis, in Orthopaedic Trauma.