This surgeon was submitted to G.O.S. by Teri Murashige. Teri commented in her entry:
My surgery was a left MAKOplasty Knee Replacement. Dedicated to function and performance, Andrew J. Wassef , M.D. is a fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in joint replacement and the treatment of arthritic conditions affecting the hip, knee, and shoulder. He oversees the robotic Mako knee process. Because of his expertise, I am recovering at a much quicker speed putting me ahead of the game in just three weeks.Teri Murshige
Andrew Wassef, MD
Dr. Wassef is a native of Southern California, raised in Long Beach where he currently practices. He is the proud father of a son and daughter and has a father who is also an orthopedic surgeon and the senior partner of their practice. Growing up he witnessed how fulfilling a career in orthopedics could be and understood the necessary sacrifices needed to become a successful orthopedic surgeon. He attended Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and then went on to obtain his medical degree from Howard University in Washington D.C. where his interest for orthopedics further flourished.