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board-certified orthopaedic surgeonJothi Murali-Larson, M.D.

Dr. Murali-Larson is a Sports Medicine and Trauma surgeon treating patients in the San Jose area since 2016. Dr. Murali-Larson is experienced in Sports injuries, Shoulder replacement, Fractures, and Shoulder, Elbow, Knee, and Ankle arthroscopy. She is UCSF associate faculty in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

She completed her medical education at Emory University School of Medicine in Georgia and went on to complete fellowships at Rhode Island Hospital-Brown Alpert Medical School, specializing in Orthopedic Surgery, and at the University of California, Davis Health System, specializing in Sports Medicine. Dr. Murali-Larson is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Personal Information


Primary/Mailing: 429 Llewellyn Ave. Campbell, CA 95008
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Secondary: 200 Jose Figueres Ave Suite 230 San Jose, CA 95116


Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Trauma

Language Fluency:

English, Spanish

Medical Licensure and Certification

  • ABOS Certification, Orthopaedic Surgery

  • California – Physician and Surgeon

  • California Fluoroscopy License

Current Hospital And Surgery Center Affiliations

  • El Camino Hospital Los Gatos and Mountain View

  • Good Samaritan Hospital

  • Regional Medical Center

  • Silicon Valley Surgery Center

  • Knowles Surgery Center

  • Fremont Surgery Center

  • Spine and Sports Surgery Center

Professional Positions

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine and Trauma
Jothi Murali, M.D., Inc./SMART Orthopaedic. Surgery
Campbell and San Jose, CA

September 2016 – present

Rockford Memorial Hospital
2400 N. Rockton Ave
Rockford, IL 61103

August 2016

Muir Orthopaedic Specialists
2625 Shadelands Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

September 2014 – July 2016


Sports Medicine Fellow, Department of Orthopaedics
University of California Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, CA

August 2014

Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship and
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
Brown Alpert Medical School/ Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI

June 2013

General Surgery Internship Program
Brown Medical School/ Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI

June 2008

Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Doctor of Medicine
May 2007

Columbia College, Columbia University
New York, NY

Honors: Cum Laude
Dean’s List, all semesters
Departmental Honors in Biology

Bachelor of Arts, Biochemistry
May 2002

Clinical Practice Interests


Chair, Good Samaritan Hospital
Department of Orthopaedics

January 2024 - present

Vice Chair, Good Samaritan Hospital
Department of Orthopaedics

January 2020 – December 2023

UCSF Clinical Instructor
Department of Orthopaedics

October 2017 - present

Santa Clara Ortho Club

October 2017 – October 2023

Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS)

March 2023 – present

Membership Committee Chair

March 2021 - March 2023

Professional Development Committee Chair

March 2019 – March 2021

Professional Development Committee Member

March 2017 – March 2019

Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (CORR) Reviewer

February 2020 – present

Orthopedics Journal Reviewer

January 2015 – present

Arthrex paid presenter

December 2022 – present

Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon/Team Physician:
Willow Glen, Wilcox, and Santa Clara High Schools

September 2016 – present

College Park and Carondelet High Schools

August 2015 – July 2016

Head Team Physician, Sacramento City College

August 2013 – August 2014

Assistant Team Physician, Sacramento Republic FC

March 2014 – August 2014

Professional Societies

  • The Forum (Women Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeons) – 2022 – present

  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association – 2020 – present

  • American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) – 2017 – present

  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) – 2013 – present

  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) – 2012 – 2013

  • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS) – 2011 – present

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America – 2010 – present

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) – 2007 – present

Podcast Interviews


  • Panel member, Research symposium, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting, February 12, 2024: San Francisco, CA.

  • Panel presenter, Orthopaedic Trauma Association Webinar, “Medicolegal Issues in Orthopaedic Trauma,” February 1, 2023.

  • Moderator, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society Professional Development Webinar, “Peer Support for Resilience,” April 13, 2022.

Educational Activities

1. Lectures/ Teaching (last 10 years)

  • “Distal Fibula Fractures and Syndesmosis injuries,” The Forum Annual Meeting, San Diego CA, January 2024

  • “Women and Orthopaedics,” South Bay American Medical Women’s Association Annual Gala, Cupertino CA, December 2023

  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association Comprehensive Resident Course Instructor, “Distal humerus fractures,” Seattle WA October 2023

  • Arthrex training courses

    • Intramedullary nailing, July 2023

    • ACL Reconstruction, December 2022

  • Mentor to a Fremont High School Student, summer internship, 2021

  • Platelet Rich Plasma: Hype, Science, and Use in Orthopaedics”

    • Apple Wellness Center, February 2021

    • Good Samaritan Hospital CME Lecture, October 2017

    • American Medical Women’s Association Meeting, Cupertino CA, August 2017

  • “A Career in Orthopaedic Surgery”

    • Career Day, Fremont High School, Sunnyvale CA, February 2020

  • Sports Medicine 101: Exercise and Your Health,” Men’s Health Fair, El Camino Hospital Los Gatos CA, June 2017

  • “Advances in Shoulder Arthroplasty”

    • Hand Rehab Associates, Redwood City CA, April 2018

    • El Camino Hospital Los Gatos CA, March 2017

  • ACL Injuries: What’s New in the Game?”

    • OPTM Physical Therapy, April 2017

    • BAK Physical Therapy, Redwood City CA, March 2017

    • One Medical, Redwood City CA, February 2017

    • Silver Creek Physical Therapy, San Jose CA, January 2017

  • Distal Biceps Ruptures: Updates and Tips,” Northern California Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting, Carmel CA, November 2016

  • ACL Injuries: Prevention, Treatment, and Rehabilitation,” Los Gatos Orthopaedic Sports Therapy, Los Gatos CA, November 2016

  • “Baseball Injury Prevention,” The Performance Center, Pleasanton CA, December 2015

  • Mentor, Heritage High School Future Careers in Orthopaedics/Sports Medicine, April 2015 – July 2016

  • ACL Injury Prevention: Prevent Injury and Enhance Performance (PEP) Programs,” IMPACT Soccer Club Talk, Brentwood CA, March 2015

  • Allograft Update: The Use of Allografts in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine,” UC Davis Fellowship Research Symposium, June 2014

  • “Posterolateral Corner Injuries,” UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds, April 2014

  • “Sports-related Hand Injuries,” UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Lecture Series, April 2014

2. Training Courses (last 10 years)

  • On Call with Arthrex Trauma, August 2023

  • Arthrex West Coast Summit, April 2023

  • Arthrex WINS course (Women IN Sports), April 2022

  • Arthrex Complex and Revision Shoulder Instability Surgery, Level III, August 2019

  • Arthrex Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty, June 2019

  • San Diego Shoulder Course, June 2017

    • “Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humerus fractures” Industry-sponsored lecture and course

    • “Patient-specific instrumentation and planning” Industry-sponsored lecture and course

  • DePuy Shoulder Arthroplasty, April 2017

  • Arthrex Shoulder Arthroplasty, March 2017

  • Stryker Advances in Shoulder Arthroscopy Skills Course, Tracy, CA, February 2017

  • Arthrex/Evolution Surgical Rotator Cuff Continuum of Care Course, Fremont, CA, January 2017

  • AANA Advanced Knee Arthroscopy Course: Innovative Solutions for Complex Problems, Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont, IL, June 2016

  • UC Irvine Multi-Ligamentous Knee Reconstruction Fellows Course, Irvine, CA, April 2014

  • West Coast Sports Medicine Fellows Lab, Santa Monica, CA, February 2014

  • Advances in Lateral Ankle Stabilization and Plantar Plate Repair, Tracy, CA, February 2014

  • 14th International Sports Medicine Fellows Conference: Comprehensive Approaches to Articular Cartilage Repair, Carlsbad, CA, January 2014

Research Presentations

  • Murali J, Arcand M. Shoulder Pain in a Golfer. (American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, May 2013)

  • Murali J, Vopat B, Kaback L, Blaine T. Short-term Clinical Evaluation Utilizing Global Percutaneous Technique for Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair. (Orthopedics Today Hawaii meeting, January 2013)

  • Murali J, Shalvoy R, Drewniak-Watts EI, D’Andrea SE. Knee Rotational Kinematics after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Computer Navigation. (American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 2012)

  • Murali J, Monchik K, Fadale P. Congenital Absence of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament. (American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 2012)

  • Murali J, Cannada L, Guerrero M, Viehe T. Outcome After Retrograde Intramedullary Nailing in Patients with Bilateral Femur Fractures. (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 2006)

San Jose
  • 200 Jose Figueres Ave,
    Suite 230,
    San Jose, CA 95116

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  • 429 Llewellyn Ave,
    Campbell, CA 95008

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