My Background

Care Comes First

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Dr. John Philip Andrawis is an orthopedic surgeon and current Fellow of the American Academy for Hip and Knee Surgeons with an in-depth understanding of hip and knee disorders. He is a Southern California native. He attended UCLA and graduated Summa Cum Laude. He received a Dean's Promise Scholarship to attend the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. During medical school, Dr. Andrawis also had the opportunity to attend the prestigious Chicago Booth School of Business as a Steve Weiner scholar.


After his medical and business school training, he attended Harbor-UCLA for residency in orthopedic surgery. During his residency, he published a number of studies on hip and knee replacement and how to make sure patients have the best results. After his orthopedic training, he spent an additional year fellowship at the University of Texas Dell School of Medicine as the Joseph Abell Hip/Knee Replacement and Value-Based Healthcare fellow. During his fellowship he started the same-day home hip and knee replacement program at the University of Texas Dell School of Medicine. Dr. Andrawis has performed over 1,000 surgeries and uses the newest techniques and most advanced procedures in surgery.


His passion for orthopedic care began in medical school when he was inspired by the recovery and improvement in patient's quality of life after joint replacement surgery. He is constantly working on ways for patients to have a speedy recovery and have the best results after their joint replacement surgery.


Dr. Andrawis is an eagle scout and enjoys spending time with his family and the outdoors. He enjoys hiking and spending time with wife and son.

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My Publications

Throughout my time as a professional Physician, I’ve been able to research and study an array of health care topics. More recently, I’ve had the opportunity to publish some of my work in various medical journals and news sources. My publications are very helpful to fellow doctors as well as medical students who are interested in orthopedics and life as a practicing Physician. Please feel free to read some of my publications below.

Health Policy Implications of Outcomes Measurement in Orthopaedics

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Higher Preoperative Patient Activation Associated With Better Patient-reported Outcomes After Total Joint Arthroplasty

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Feel free to get in touch with me if you’d like to discuss any of my published works.