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Dr. Craig Zeman, MD - Oxnard, CA - Orthopedic Surgery
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Dr. Craig Zeman, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

(805) 988-9366

Ventura Orthopedics

2221 Wankel Way Oxnard , CA 93030

Get to Know Dr. Craig Zeman, MD

Accepting Patients
Yes

Languages
English
Spanish

Gender
Male

Experience
29 Years

Care Philosophy

Offers high-quality, individualized care with compassion. Believes communication and collaboration with patients is the foundation for effective relationships. Through effective education, patients are empowered to partner in their care and achieve their health goals.

Education

Affiliations and Memberships

Dr. Craig Zeman, MD's Experience

Orthopedic Surgery

Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

Conditions Treated

Awards and Recognitions

In My Own Words

Craig Zeman, M.D. is a native of Southern California and was raised in Long Beach, California. He graduated from California State University Long Beach with a degree in Biology/Chemistry and then graduated in the top 15% of his class with honors from the Medical College of Wisconsin. After an internship at St. Lukes Hospital in Milwaukee, Dr. Zeman completed his orthopedic surgery residency in Fort Worth, Texas. There he had opportunity to work with John Conway, M.D., the Texas Rangers' team doctor; James Montgomery M.D., Olympic doctor for the Seoul and Los Angeles games; and the late David Selby, M.D., co-founder of the North American Spine Society. His training included a winter in Aspen where Dr. Zeman studied the treatment of knee and ski injuries and provided care to the U.S. and Swiss ski teams. During his residency Dr. Zeman developed a keen interest in shoulder and elbow problems and decided to do a fellowship in Shoulder/Elbow reconstruction with the internationally renowned W.Z. Burkhead, M.D. at the Carrell Clinic and Baylor Hospital. Through this fellowship he also worked with Daniel Cooper, M.D., physician for professional athletes on the Dallas Cowboys football team and Dallas Stars hockey team. Dr. Zeman is still the physician liaison for the Cowboys when they train in Oxnard. After completing his fellowship in 1996, Dr. Zeman returned to his native California to join Ventura Orthopedics. Here he practices general orthopedics with a specialty in shoulder and elbow problems with additional interests in knee and ankle sports medicine and conservative spine care. Since joining Ventura Orthopedics Dr. Zeman has taken care of athletes from all the local high schools and Oxnard, Ventura, and Moorpark Colleges. He also enjoys getting Ventura County's mature citizens back to a more active lifestyle. Dr. Zeman has contributed to numerous publications. He has book chapters in Charles Rockwood's: The Shoulder and Jim Magnusson's: Rehabilitation of the Post-Surgical Patient, first and second editions. He has published many articles in peer review journals including Journal of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Journal of Sports Medicine, and Seminars in Arthroplasty. His research has been presented in the United States, France, Australia, and Japan.

Dr. Craig Zeman, MD's Locations

Accepting New Patients

Offices

Ventura Orthopedics

2221 Wankel Way, Oxnard, CA 93030

(805) 988-9366 Fax: (805) 483-3747

Affiliated Hospitals

St. John's Regional Medical Center

1600 N Rose Ave, Oxnard, CA 93030

St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital

2309 Antonio Ave, Camarillo, CA 93010

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