Mikel Whiting, MD is a board certified Orthopedic surgeon practicing at St Jude Heritage Medical Group. He graduated from Cornell University Medical School in New York, and completed internship and fellowship at Harbor UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles. Dr Whiting brings a wealth of experience to his patients and St Jude working in sports medicine, joint replacement and complex fracture management in private and group practice in Orange County for many years.
His current focus is advancing surgical efficiency in his role as Associate Medical Director for Surgical Specialties a St Jude Heritage Group, whilst remaining busy in practice as Orthopedic Hospitalist managing acute fractures in the Medical Center. Dr Whiting recognizes the hip fracture to be a true medical emergency and strives to get patients to care as quickly as possible and deliver the best outcome possible.