Michael B. Banffy, MD

Sports Medicine

• Director, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship
• Team Physician, Los Angeles Rams
• Orthopaedic Consultant, Loyola Marymount University Athletics

Office: 310-665-7200

I specialize in Sports Medicine, advanced hip, shoulder, and knee arthroscopy, joint preservation, complex cartilage restoration and elbow arthroscopy with tendon and ligament repair.

  • Sports medicine
  • Joint Preservation and Cartilage Restoration
  • Shoulder
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Elbow/Tommy John Surgery
Provider Info



English, Spanish


99 Years

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Medical Doctorate, 2006
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center – Internship, General Surgery, 2007
  • Harvard – Massachusetts General Hospital & Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2011
  • Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic – Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2012
Professional Memberships
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • International Cartilage Repair Society
  • International Society for Hip Arthroscopy
  • NFL Physicians Society
Sports Affiliations
  • Team Physician, Los Angeles Rams
  • Orthopaedic consultant to MLB pro athletes
  • Orthopaedic consultant to LMU Athletics
  • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • 2023 – Super Doctors, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 2023 – Super Doctors, Sports Medicine
  • 2017 – Super Doctors Rising Star, Sports Medicine
  • 2016 – Super Doctors Rising Star, Sports Medicine
  • 2015 – Super Doctors Rising Star, Sports Medicine
Support Team
  • Adam Cady, Physician Assistant
  • Alexander Popescu, Clinical Staff
  • Ivan Ramos, Practice Coordinator

Patient Forms

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