Speakers & Faculty

Field-leading TOBI Faculty accessible for networking.

Speakers & Faculty

Over the years, TOBI has become best known for world-renowned faculty. TOBI annual events bring together field experts publishing the research in orthopedic biologics and regenerative medicine. This event has enjoyed consistent annual growth, as global thought-leaders return for annual updates and the year’s best networking opportunities to collaborate on projects and advance the field. Newcomers to the field come to learn from the best.

Symposium Speakers

Alberto J. Panero, DO SAC Regenerative Orthopedics, Sacramento, CA

Allan Mishra, MD Stanford University Medical Center, Menlo Park, CA

Amy Dow, JD Epstein, Becker & Green Law, Chicago, IL

Annu Navani, MD Founder and CEO, Comprehensive Spine and Sports Center Medical Director, Le Reve Regenerative Wellness

Arnold I. Caplan, PhD Case Western Reserve University, Department of Biology, Cleveland, OH

Bert Mandelbaum, MD Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, Los Angeles, CA

Brian Halpern, MD Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA Rush University Medical Center, Department of Orthopedics and Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Chicago, IL

C. Thomas Vangsness, MD Keck School of Medicine of USC, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA

Christopher Centeno, MD Centeno-Schultz Clinic, Broomfield, CO

Christopher J. Visco, MD Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine, New York, NY

Christopher Rogers, MD San Diego Orthobiologics Medical Group, San Diego, CA

Dallas Kingsbury, DO NYU Langone, New York, New York

Danielle Aufiero, MD The Orthohealing Center, Los Angeles, CA

David J. Copenhaver, MD, MPH University of California at Davis, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Management, Davis, CA

Don Buford, MD Dallas PRP and Stem Cell Institute, Dallas, TX

Dr. Gonzalo Samitier, MD General Hospital of Villalba, Madrid, SPAIN

Eduardo Anitua, MD, DDS, PhD Eduardo Anitua Foundation, Vitoria, Spain

Fabrisia Ambrosio, PhD, MPT University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pittsburgh, PA

Gerard Malanga, MD New Jersey Sports Medicine, Cedar Knolls, NJ

Hunter Vincent, DO UC Davis Medical Center, Davis, CA

Jack Farr, MD Knee Restoration Center of Indiana, Greenwood, IN

Jacob L. Sellon, MD Mayo Clinic, Department of Sports Medicine and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rochester, MN

Jane Fitzpatrick, PhD, MB.BS, FACSEP University of Western Australia Crawley WA, Australia

Jason Dragoo, MD Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Redwood City, CA

Jianguo Cheng, MD, PhD, FIPP Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute, Department of Pain Management, Cleveland, OH

Joanne Borg-Stein, MD Harvard Medical School, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Boston, MA

John G. Kennedy, MD Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City, NY

Jorge Chahla, MD, PhD Rush University Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chicago, IL

Kenneth R. Mautner, MD Emory Sports Medicine Center, Atlanta, GA

Lauren Schnabel, DVM, PhD NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Raleigh, NC

Lisa Fortier, DVM, PhD Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Ithaca, NY

MaCalus V. Hogan, MD, MBA University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA

Mary A. Ambach, MD San Diego Orthobiologics Medical Group, San Diego, CA

Mikel Sánchez Álvarez, MD Arthroscopic Surgery Unit, Vittoria-Gasteiz, Spain

Nicolás Fiz, MD Arthroscopic Surgery Unit, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

Omer Mei-Dan, MD University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics, Denver, CO

Paras H Mehta, MD Director of Whole Health for Veterans Affairs, Charlotte, NC

Peter A. Everts, PhD Gulf Coast Biologics, Scientific Research & Educational Department, Fort Myers, FL

Prathap Jayaram, MD Director Regenerative Sports Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX

R. Amadeus G. Mason, MD Emory School of Medicine, Department of Sports Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Scott Bruder, MD, PhD Bruder Consulting International, LLC New York, NY

Steven E. Sampson, DO Orthohealing Center, Los Angeles, CA

Vonda Wright, MD Chief – Northside Hospital Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Network, Atlanta, GA

Workshop & Lab Faculty

Andre Kruel, MD Director of Regenesis Clinic, RS, Brazil

Brian Shiple, DO, RMSK The Center for Sports Medicine, Springfield, PA

Carlos Garcia, MD Premier Pain Care, Denton, TX

Christopher Rogers, MD San Diego Orthobiologics Medical Group, San Diego, CA

Cristina Bertolotto, MD Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles

Daniel T. Laich, DO Swedish Covenant Hospital, Chicago, IL

David C. Karli, MD, MBA Grayledge Technologies, LLC, Steadman Clinic, Vail, CO

Don Buford, MD Dallas PRP and Stem Cell Institute, Dallas, TX

Guillermo Álvarez Rey, MD AMS Centro Medico, Málaga, Spain

Jason D. Tucker, MD Founder and Medical Director iOBX, Charlotte, NC

Jay Bowen, DO New Jersey Sports Medicine, Cedar Knolls, NJ

Jeff LaVallee, MD Valley Sports Physicians & Orthopedic Medicine, Glastonbury, CT

Jeremiah W. Ray, MD, FACEP University of California at Davis, Davis, CA

Joanne Borg-Stein, MD Harvard Medical School, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Boston, MA

Jorge A. Gonzalez, MD Department of Regenerative Medicine at Orthopedic Specialty Institute, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Kentaro Onishi, DO University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Ketan R. Mody, MD Elite Sports Medicine Institute, Westmont, IL

Luga Podesta, MD Bluetail Medical Group, Naples, FL

Mary A. Ambach, MD San Diego Orthobiologics Medical Group, San Diego, CA

Michael Fredericson, MD, FACSM Stanford University School of Medicine, Redwood City, CA

Michael Robbins, DO Advanced Diagnostic Pain Treatment Centers, New Haven, CT

Mikel Sánchez Álvarez, MD Arthroscopic Surgery Unit, Vittoria-Gasteiz, Spain

Mitchell B. Sheinkop, MD Cellular Orthopedics, Chicago, IL

Nathan Yokel, MD, MPH, MBA Regenerative Orthopedics & Sports Medicine (ROSM), Washington, DC

Nicolás Fiz, MD Arthroscopic Surgery Unit, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

Omar Said, MD Premier Pain Specialist, Schaumburg, IL 

Paul D. Tortland, DO, FAOASM, RMSK Valley Sports Physicians & Orthopedic Medicine, Glastonbury, CT

Paul S. Lin, MD Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at OSS Health, Lancaster, PA

R. Amadeus G. Mason, MD Emory School of Medicine, Department of Sports Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Rahul Desai, MD RestorePDX, Beaverton, OR

Randy Miller, MD Cosmetic & Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Coconut Grove, FL

Rikin J. Patel, DO Mercer-Buck Orthopaedics, Lawrence Township, NJ

Robert Monaco, MD Atlantic Sports Health Associates, Morristown, NJ

Rowan V. Paul, MD California Pacific Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Sean Mulvaney, MD Department of Defense, Fort Meade, MD

Shounuck I. Patel, DO Health Link Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Tad DeWald, MD Department of Sports Medicine at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, Tucson, AZ