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Kevin Bozic, MD, MBA, FAOA, FAAOS


University of California, San Francisco, MD

Harvard Business School, MBA


Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship, Orthopaedic Traumatology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center

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Clinical Biography

Kevin Bozic, MD, MBA, FAOA, FAAOS, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon as well as the Executive Director of UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute. He specializes in pain and inflammation of the hip and knee and has over 15 years of experience as an adult reconstructive surgeon, focusing on simple and complex primary and revision hip and knee arthroplasty. Additionally, Dr. Bozic is a professor and serves as the Chair of the Dell Medical School Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care.

Dr. Bozic earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco. He completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at Harvard Medical School, a fellowship in orthopedic traumatology at Massachusetts General Hospital, and a second fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery from Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center.

Dr. Bozic has extensive research and policy experience in the growing field of value-based health care, focused on implementation and evaluation of value-based payment and delivery models. He is nationally recognized and has been actively involved in numerous regional and national health policy initiatives, including Chair of the American Joint Replacement Registry Steering Committee, the Yale Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation Performance Measurement Group, the Institute for Health Care Improvement, and the Joint Commission Technical Advisory Panel. He is also the co-founder and former Chair of the California Joint Replacement Registry, past Chair of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Council on Research and Quality, and a former member of the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality Effective Health Care Stakeholder Group.



  • Management of arthritis of the hip and knee
  • Primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Awards & Honors

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • AAHKS James A. Rand Young Investigator Award
  • AAOS/OREF Clinician Scientist Traveling Fellowship Award
  • AOA North American Traveling Fellowship Award
  • ABJS Marshall Urist Young Investigator Award
  • Exceptional Physician Award, University of California, San Francisco
  • OREF Career Development Award
  • OREF Clinical Research Award
  • OREF Health Services Fellowship
  • Zimmer Biomet/OREF Career Development Award
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