Our multidisciplinary approach results in superior patient outcomes.

About Our Practice


Regardless of your sport or level of play, our practice will keep you living the active lifestyle you enjoy.

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Sports Medicine Services


Board-certified rheumatologists provide expert care for patients with fatigue, joint pain, and inflammation.

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Rheumatology Services


SOAR physicians have been on the sidelines of some of San Francisco’s greatest victories, from the Super Bowls in the 80’s and 90’s, to the World Series in 2010.

Treating the Pros


Our state-of-the-art surgical center focuses on low infection and complication rates, superior surgical results, and an outstanding patient experience.

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Sports Affiliations

Our practice offers World-Class Orthopedic care to some of the most legendary teams in Pro Sports. We give that same high standard of care to all of our Patients!

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We are a full-service musculoskeletal clinic and treat patients suffering from muscle, bone, or ligament pain or injury in any body part. Learn more about common conditions and treatments.

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We can usually see you within 1 business day! Call 650.851.4900.

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Practice News

SOAR Podiatrist Heads to Vietnam to Help Needy Children & Adults


SOAR podiatrist Bruce A. Lehnert, DPM, is making his tenth medical mission trip with the International Extremity Project (IEP) in March 2015. As Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Lehnert will lead a global

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Dr. Donahue & Dr. Saglimbeni off to Spring Training

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Dr. Anthony Saglimbeni, physician to the San Francisco Giants and Dr. Joseph P. Donahue, medical staff of the San Jose Giants are spending the week in Arizona. They get to experience the first week of Spring Training on the field. Go Giants!

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Dr. Sara Edwards in the news


Dr. Sara Edwards was inducted into the American Shoulder and Elbow Society this past October. Dr. Edwards is CAL Girls’ Basketball team physician. She is the Senior Author of “The Incidence of Sports Related Injury in High School Athletes” recently presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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SOAR Doctor in the news


How to treat plantar fasciitis  – Dr. Lawrence Oloff, SOAR podiatrist and San Francisco Giants team podiatrist was recently interviewed on this “painful” topic. He was asked and answered many questions: What exactly is plantar faciitis? Who gets it? What if it doesn’t get better? When modern medicine does not relieve the condition he refers […]

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  • The San Francisco Giants
  • San Jose Giants
  • Stanford University
  • Santa Clara University
  • University of San Fransisco
  • CAL Football
  • CAL Women's Basketball
  • Academy of Art University
  • DeAnza College
  • Foothill College
  • Skyline College
  • West Valley College
Though no longer affiliated, Soar Medical is quite proud of our previous partnership with the San Fransisco 49ers. It is well known that professional and college athletes demand the highest level of orthopedic care - their sport is their passion. We feel it is a testament to our practice that the Giants' organization trusts us with their athletes' orthopedic care.However, while it is exciting to treat high-profile athletes, we are committed to providing the same level of care to all of our patients.

Who We Are

At Sports Orthopedic and Rehabilitation (SOAR), we specialize in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, rehabilitative medicine and rheumatology. Our team of physicians is comprised of fellowship trained, board-certified specialists in orthopedics, rheumatology, and internal medicine and each patient benefits from our team approach.

What We Do

Our surgeons are skilled in arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction, hand and micro surgery, total joint replacement, fractures, foot surgery, and pediatric and adolescent sports medicine. Our rheumatologists treat conditions including osteoarthritis, bursitis, tendonitis, gout, arthritis, lupus, and myositis.