Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers services and programs through the following Divisions. Use these links to directly access all our Department sites.



  • Parnassus Heights
  • 400 Parnassus Avenue
    Level B1, Room A096
    San Francisco, CA 94143
    Phone: 415-476-1788
Kenneth Kane CO
Clinical Manager
Kenneth Kane CO


In 1985 Mr. Kane earned his Bachelor of Science degree in industrial technology education in plastics, an integral part of modern orthotic treatment. He then completed his orthotic education at Northwestern University and began practice in San Francisco.

Mr. Kane has extensive experience in Halo Traction, post operative spinal orthotics as well as many other trauma orthotic devices. He also assists in the orthotic residency training program at UCSF as well as nursing in-services at UCSF. Mr. Kane has recently developed methodology for treating lower extremity deformity in premature infants.

Special Interests

  • Spinal Orthotics
  • Premature Pediatric Orthoses
  • Post-Operative Orthotic Protocols


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