American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Kan graduated from Dartmouth College in New Hampshire in 1982 and received his M.D. from the University of Southern California in 1986.
After receiving his M.D., Dr. Kan was a general surgery intern at University of Southern California & Los Angeles County Medical Centers, where he stayed on to complete a four-year residency in orthopedic surgery. His residency was followed by a one-year fellowship training in orthopedic sports medicine at the world renowned Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Inglewood, California.
Dr. Kan specializes in the treatment of sports-related injuries. From 1982-1986, Dr. Kan played professional football, playing as a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers and San Diego Chargers. He serves as orthopedic consultant for the University of Hawaii Department of Athletics. Dr. Kan is also a member of the University of Hawaii Medical School faculty, serving as an Assistant Clinical Professor in orthopedic sports medicine.