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Kuo S. Ooi, MD

Sports Medicine, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, & Medical Acupuncture

Dr. Ooi

      Dr. Kuo Ooi is board certified in Internal Medicine and Sports Medicine and board eligible in Pediatrics. He has also received extensive training in medical acupuncture and osteopathic manipulation. Dr. Ooi was born in Houston, TX and received his undergraduate degree in both Biology and honors Liberal Arts at the University of Texas at Austin with high honors. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and completed a four year residency in combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, IN. After residency, Dr. Ooi then completed fellowship training in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, OH. During this period, he also completed advanced training in Medical Acupuncture through the University of California at Los Angeles. He has served as a team physician for Ohio Wesleyan University (NCAA division III), Delaware Hayes High School, and Indianapolis Washington High School and is currently the team physician for Whitney High School Athletics in Rocklin, CA.

      Dr. Ooi specializes in both primary care and non-operative orthopedic care and prides himself in offering the broadest and most effective therapeutic interventions short of surgery. He enjoys treating patients of all ages and levels of activity. Dr. Ooi strongly believes in a comprehensive and individualized approach to patient care and seeks to maximize the performance of athletes while promoting healthy lifestyles in individuals of all physical levels. By combining the advances of both Western and Eastern medicine, Dr. Ooi hopes to offer patients the best medicine of both worlds. Furthermore, he has extensive experience in medical coverage of many sporting events, including martial arts, gymnastics, marathons, and triathlons. He is also an active runner and is a current World Taekwondo Federation certified 2nd degree black belt.

Special Interests: Medical Acupuncture, Martial Arts, Running, Fluent in Mandarin Chinese