Nicholas H. Mast, MD
- Nicholas H. Mast MD, a private practice orthopedic surgeon in San Francisco, CA specializing in surgery of the hip and pelvis.
Dr. Mast is board certified in orthopedic surgery and trained by some of the very best in hip surgery. In addition to completing a residency in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Mast has completed advanced postdoctoral fellowships in pelvic and acetabular trauma and reconstruction. He has done advanced training in the anterior approach for hip replacement. He has completed international fellowship training in hip preservation including periacetabular osteotomy and hip arthroscopy.
Dr. Mast has built his professional career on sound clinical practice and results. His practice in the San Francisco Bay Area is one of the first in the region to offer anterior approach hip replacement. To date he is the most experienced surgeon in San Francisco with this technique.
Treat each patient as if they are your own family.
For those patients who are seeking alternatives to hip replacement, Dr. Mast is experienced in techniques of hip preservation and hip resurfacing. These techniques hold promise to delay or even prevent the need for hip replacement.
Dr. Mast practices out of Saint Francis Orthopedic Institute. Perched near the top of Nob Hill in beautiful San Francisco, the Saint Francis Orthopedic Institute is a collaboration of Surgeons, Hospitalists, Nurses, and Therapists with the common goal of excellence in musculoskeletal care.