John K. Su, MD, MPH, FAAFP
- Education and Training
BA, University of California, Berkeley
MD, Boston University School of Medicine
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health
Residency, Family Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, UCLA
Dr. John Su’s medical career and practice encompasses family, community and sports medicine. Dr. Su has contributed to the Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine and has provided coverage to athletic events. Dr. Su also co-founded the Los Angeles Albert Schweitzer Fellowship, a multi-disciplinary, service-learning fellowship for graduate students serving underserved populations.
- Prior Positions (selected)
- 2005–presentClinical FacultyDepartment of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA2007–presentPartner Physician, Family MedicineKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center2009–2013Associate Program Director, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Family Medicine ResidencyKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center2010–2013Associate Fellowship Director, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Sports Medicine FellowshipKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center2011–2013Regional Program Director, Kaiser Permanente Community Medicine FellowshipKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center2012–2018Assistant Chief of Service, Department of Family MedicineKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center2013–presentProgram Director, KP Los Angeles Family Medicine ResidencyKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center2016–presentCurriculum CommitteeKaiser Permanente School of Medicine2017–presentAdmissions CommitteeKaiser Permanente School of Medicine
- Honors and Awards (selected)
- 2007Harry Galanty Award for Outstanding Young InvestigatorAmerican Medical Society for Sports Medicine2008FellowAmerican Academy of Family Physicians2009, 2011Irv Rasgon Family Medicine Faculty of the YearKaiser Permanente Los Angeles Family Medicine Residency2014Outstanding NIPDD Research AwardAAFP Program Director’s Workshop Conference
- Publications (selected)
Peer-reviewed research manuscripts (selected)
Tantrophol M, Su J. Back Pain in a Cyclist. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2009. Supplement June 2009.
Fong M, Su J. Winged Scapula – Parsonage Turner Case. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2011. Supplement June 2011.
Ramirez J, Su J. Management of Athlete with Concussion. Permanente Journal. Spring 2012
Schwartz E, Su J. Plantar Fasciitis: A Concise Review. Permanente Journal. Winter 2014. Vol 18(1):e105-107.
Vasquez M, Patel L, Su, J et al. Special Olympics World Games 2015 Planning. Current Sports Medicine Review 2015. PMID: 25968846