Dr. C. Benjamin Ma

Dr. C. Benjamin Ma

Orthopedic Surgeon at The Arthritis and Joint Replacement Center at UCSF Medical Center

Meet Dr. C. Benjamin Ma

Dr. C. Benjamin Ma is the chief of the UCSF Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service. As a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, his special interests include Sports Medicine, Cartilage Regeneration and Repair, arthroscopic shoulder surgery to repair rotator cuff tears and ligament instability, shoulder replacement, knee ligament reconstruction, meniscus injury, and elbow arthroscopy.

In addition to his clinical specialties, Dr. Ma is involved in research on cartilage imaging and dynamic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans of ACL injured knees. He has received many clinical and research awards which include the UCSF Exceptional Physician Award, Henry Kaiser Award for Excellent in Teaching and UCSF Excellent in Teaching Award. He is part of the team that makes up The Arthritis and Joint Replacement Center at UCSF Medical Center.

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San Francisco, CA

How Dr. C. Benjamin Ma Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • ACL Tear
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Cartilage Injury and Disease
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip (Trochanteric) Bursitis
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • LCL Tear
  • MCL Tear
  • PCL Tear
  • Patellar Femoral Pain Syndrome
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • SLAP Tear
  • Separated Shoulder
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Tennis Elbow


  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Shoulder Replacement

Accolades for Dr. C. Benjamin Ma

Professional Distinctions

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Musculoskeletal Research 2002
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Office Information for Dr. C. Benjamin Ma

1500 Owens Street
San Francisco, CA 94158
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Profile last updated: September 1, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.