Samir Sharma, M.D. License #A72062 is a general orthopedist with an emphasis on knee, shoulder and hand surgery. Dr. Sharma completed his medical training and Residency in Orthopedics at Wayne State University. Dr. Sharma also completed a sports medicine fellowship in Lake Tahoe performing over 400 operative cases. Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellowship trained Sports Medicine, and State of California Qualified Medical Evaluator.
Prasad Kilaru, M.D.
Prasad G. Kilaru, M.D. License #A60104 is a plastic and reconstructive hand surgeon, who is Board Certified in Plastic Surgery. Dr. Kilaru completed his Surgical Residency at Baystate Medical Center and his Plastic Surgery Residency at USC/LA County. He completed a Hand/Microsurgery Fellowship at USC Medical Center. He completed his MBA program for Executives through the Wharton School of Business. Dr. Kilaru has been treating traumatic and repetitive industrial injuries of the hand since 2001. Dr. Kilaru also has expertise in wound care, scar management, burn treatments and other aspects of plastic and reconstructive surgery in addition to hand surgery.
David McCall MD
David McCall, M.D. License #A1055306 is a general orthopedist with an emphasis on Sports Medicine. Dr. McCall received his medical degree from Howard University. He completed his Residency in Orthopedics at Stanford University. Dr. McCall also completed a sports medicine fellowship at Southern California Orthopedic Institute. Dr. McCall is a member of AOA Medical Honor Society, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation, Arthroscopy Association of North America, AO Trauma, International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, and American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine. Dr. McCall is fluent in English and speaks medical Spanish as well.
Jeffrey T. Holmes, MD
Jeffrey T. Holmes MD License #G48778 is an Orthopedic Surgeon and has experience in occupational medicine for more than twenty years. Dr. Holmes completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at Stanford. He completed Preclinical studies at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He is a graduate from Harvard University Medical School. He completed his Internship and Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Stanford University. Dr. Holmes has specialty expertise in shoulder, knee, and hip issues. He treats a wide variety of industrial and sports injuries. Dr. Holmes is a State of California Qualified Medical Evaluator as well.
Bruno Kovacic - BioFunction® LLC Mr. Kovacic is the founder and managing member of BioFunction® LLC, a forensic disability consulting company, which is working in cooperation with Alliance Occupational Medicine to provider work capacity examinations and functional restoration. Bruno brings more than 25 years of progressive healthcare & occupational medicine experience including: conducting sophisticated Evidentiary Forensic Disability Examinations for more than 400 claimants in private, public and government sectors, designing advanced intra-data validation, behavioral & discomfort factoring software used to quantify chronic pain, providing written med-legal opinions for ergonomic, personal injury and workers’ compensation claims in California, the Division of Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, the State of Hawaii’s Disability Compensation Division, and Canada’s ICBC, creating and designing a web-based medical restriction / job task matching software application to safely match limited duty employees to modified tasks in the work environment for the U.S. largest employer, and developing the industries first ergonomic risk sorting algorithm to quantify frequency, duration and severity of early symptom patterns associated with cumulative trauma / repetitive motion injuries. Mr, Kovacic is a peer reviewed published researcher in Evidence-Based Functional Restoration. Mr. Kovacic also holds credentials as a medically trained Certified Ergonomic Compliance Director and is one of two Certified ERGOS® Trainers in the U.S.
Michelle Cadelina, RN License #749989 is a full time Registered Nurse with us who performs Work Capacity Evaluations, Work Restoration, Muscle Strengthening, Fitness For Duty Examinations, as well as chart reviews and case management. Michelle has been working in occupational medicine since 2014 and in rehabilitation since 2010. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, CA. She is ACLS, BLS, and ERGOS certified.
Michelle is a firm believer in a life of balance and this transcends into her personality as a nurse as she strives to make all of her patients' goals of returning to a productive lifestyle come true. She believes in educating her patients to help them develop better self-management of their pain responses. Michelle is passionate about the work that she does and enjoys a wide variety of patients that come to see her.
Farah Siddiqui, M.D
Farah Siddiqui M.D. License #A142829 is a full time physiatrist with us who treats our patients needing physiatry referrals, EMG’s, or interventional spinal procedures. She also works closely with our rehabilitation staff and primary care providers. She specializes in treating complex musculoskeletal and spine disorders. Dr. Siddiqui is Board Certified in both Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Integrative Holistic Medicine. Dr. Siddiqui attended medical school at SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She completed her internships in Internal Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Columbia University. She completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Buffalo. She served as Chief Resident at Nassau University Medical Center in New York. She also completed Fellowship Training in Interventional Spine and Pain Management at Champlain Spine and Pain Management. Dr. Siddiqui is fluent in English, conversational Hindi and Urdu.
Lucy ~ I recently completed a several-month series of physical therapy sessions and wanted to thank and commend Lucy Austin and the staff at Alliance for making the process so effective and pleasant. Lucy's ability to motivate and educate is top-notch and her attitude and personality in the office makes the visits enjoyable as well. [...]
Val ~ in Physical Therapy is very caring, kind, friendly and is concerned about the well being of her patient. She is courteous all the time and most of all, knowledgeable about her job.
Steve ~ Always friendly, personable & such a pleasant addition to the office. He is thorough, yet prompt & seemed to learn his job fast & well. Keep him on!
Adina ~ Very helpful. Always knows what is going on. Very polite
Dr. Cooper, Paulette, Anna, Steve, Adina, Triana ~ All of the above are so good! They work so well together &are very caring. Great people to deal with! Very professional.