Dr. Steven Allsing is a general orthopedic surgeon with particular interest in joint replacement surgery, arthroscopic surgery, and sports medicine.
He is a local product of La Mesa, a graduate of Helix High School, and received his undergraduate degrees in Biology and Economics at the University of California at San Diego. In addition, he attained his Medical Doctorate at the UC San Diego School of Medicine.
Dr. Allsing completed a six-year residency in Orthopedic Surgery in Phoenix, Arizona, including rotations at the Maricopa Medical Center, St. Luke’s Hospital, Children’s Rehabilitative Services at St. Joseph’s Hospital, and the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale.
He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He has been in practice at Sharp Grossmont Hospital since 1999.
He has served on the Orthopedic Supervisory Committee at both Grossmont and Alvarado Hospitals, and has served as chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at both facilities.
He has volunteered as the team physician for the El Cajon Valley, West Hills, and Lutheran High School football programs, and has given medical talks to local high schools, and provided mentoring and instruction for medical students at UCSD. In addition, he has presented a number of community talks for Grossmont Hospital on the topics of total hip and total knee replacement.