Get back to your life

Restoring function after a musculoskeletal injury — Sudden or traumatic injuries can be devastating in the pain and limitations that result. The team at SCOTS will help heal bone, joint and soft tissue damage to get you back to your life.

Over four decades of combined musculoskeletal injury experience

At SCOTS, Dr. David Friedberg and Dr. Max Hoshino, along with their experienced team, bring to their patients over 40 years of combined experience treating musculoskeletal injuries. They are amongst the very small number of fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons specializing in fracture care practicing in southern california.

Acute Fracture Care

We are specialists in the operative and non-operative care of simple and complex fractures.

Post Fracture Care

We have expertise in correcting unhealed and misaligned fractures, post-operative infections, and addressing loose and broken implants.

Fracture Complications

Our surgeons are experienced in expediting the healing of muscle, tendon and ligament injuries using the latest techniques in operative and non-operative management.


Dr. David Friedberg

Dr. Friedberg has been treating complex musculoskeletal injuries at trauma centers in Los Angeles and Orange Counties since 2011. His creative approach to problem solving and his unending curiosity set him apart and prove invaluable to his patients.


Dr. Max Hoshino

Max Hoshino is a board-certified and fellowship trained orthopaedic trauma surgeon. He treats a broad spectrum of traumatic musculoskeletal injuries including both simple and complex extremity fractures, pelvic and acetabular fractures, nonunions, malunions, and post-traumatic/surgical infections.

If you have a musculoskeletal injury that is not healing on its own, the expert team at SCOTS can help you get back to your life.