2016 Top Doctors: Jay Marumoto, M.D.
Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Jay Marumoto is specialty-trained in Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery & Sports Medicine from the Southern California Orthopedic Institute and Reconstructive-Fracture Surgery from Switzerland’s AO institute. An Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at UH-JABSOM, he has taught most of Hawai‘i’s current orthopedic surgeons at Queen’s, Straub and Kaiser, and served as Queen’s Chief of Orthopedic Surgery.
A published author of medical research, he teaches and lectures nationally and locally on knee, shoulder, ankle, elbow and many other sports injuries. He is one of Hawai‘i’s most senior member surgeons in America’s most prestigious orthopedic sports organizations, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, and Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Currently team doctor for UH Men’s Basketball team, Dr. Marumoto has served June Jones’ UH Football team from 2001-2007. Born and raised in Honolulu, he is proud of his family roots and embraces his legacy of community service built by his late grandfather, former Supreme Court Justice Masaji Marumoto, and his mother, retired State Representative Barbara Marumoto.
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