About Me

Peter Pyrko, M.D., PhD is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who participates in the MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center at Orange Coast Medical Center. Dr. Pyrko has additional expertise and certification to perform robotic-arm assisted total knee, partial knee and hip replacement with the Mako system available at Orange Coast Medical Center. Mako is advanced robotic technology and an innovative tool that helps surgeons create a personalized surgical plan based on each patient’s unique anatomy and perform joint replacement surgery with increased accuracy. The target outcomes are reduced pain, quicker recoveries with patients returning to active lifestyles.

Dr. Peter Pyrko acquired his undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California and his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC. After completing his orthopedic residency at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, he went on to complete his fellowship at Rothman Institute-Thomas Jefferson University. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, as well as the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Dr. Pyrko specializes in the following:

  • Mako Total Knee Replacement




Provider Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery


Medical Education

University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine


New York University Medical Center


New York University Medical Center


Rothman Institute - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Locations & Affiliations


Platinum Orthopaedics

11190 Warner Ave., Suite 300

Fountain Valley, CA

Office: (714) 241-7000

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