David M. Bell, MD
Dr. David Bell is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Bell is in the first group of orthopaedic surgeons to receive a subspecialty certificate in sports medicine from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Bell received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Bell completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at UC Irvine Medical Center and completed an additional fellowship in orthopaedic sports medicine at the University of Western Ontario in Ontario, Canada.
Dr. Bell is the founder of the Bell Sports Medicine Institute, a state-of-the-art orthopaedic surgery practice dedicated to excellence in the treatment of sports injuries. He is committed to getting patients healthy, healed and fit, and to bringing innovation to the highest quality orthopaedic care. Dr. Bell has over 18 years of orthopaedic experience in the Bay Area and served as team physician for the San Jose Stealth Lacrosse team, Cal State East Bay Pioneers, Ohlone College Renegades, and several high school teams and sports leagues.
In his personal life, he and his wife Allison have been married 22 years and have four children. He enjoys running, cycling and weight training, along with church work and volunteering. He plays bass guitar for Batch-22 and drums for The Incision Decision.