Michael A. Pahl, MD

Dr. Pahl is an orthopedic surgeon at Memorial Orthopedic Surgical Group. He is an active member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Pahl is a part of the Joint Replacement Center at Long Beach Memorial. His specialties and areas of clinical interest include:

  1. Total shoulder and total knee replacement
  2. Arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder
  3. Sports Medicine
  4. Orthopedic Trauma

A Southern California native, he earned his undergraduate degree from Chapman University in Orange. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and completed his post graduate residency training at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia working with members of the prestigious Rothman Institute. He completed a Sports Medicine fellowship at the Southern California Center for Sports Medicine. He currently serves as team Orthopaedic Surgeon for Long Beach State University.

Dr. Pahl resides in Seal Beach with his family. In his time away from the hospital he enjoys water sports including swimming, surfing, sailing and SCUBA diving.

This physician uses an electronic medical record system. This physician uses myMemorialCare to access and store patient health information via the Epic ambulatory electronic medical record system. Patients of this practice may also securely view their health information online via
myMemorialCare (myChart), Epic's patient portal.


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Areas of Interest


Medical Education
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Southern California Center for Sports Medicine

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations