Dr. Gausewitz Retired July 1, 2018

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Dr Gausewitz replaced my right hip. The whole experience was less painful and more successful than I imagined. I’m almost back to “normal” after six weeks, doing yard work, swimming and walking without pain.

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Dr. Gausewitz is officially retired as of July 1, 2018. If you have would like to schedule a consultation with another Orthopedic Surgeon at Newport Orthopedic Institute please visit our website at NewportOrtho.com to receive the very best orthopedic care.


Dr. Steven Gausewitz specializes in the treatment of degenerative and traumatic conditions affecting the hip, knee and shoulder. His focus is on adult reconstructive surgery, including primary and revision total joint replacement. His practice includes arthroscopic outpatient surgery. He has special interest in the development and utilization of less invasive surgical approaches and alternative bearing surfaces. As for his approach to patient care, he states, “I like to work with my patients, explain the options, and develop the best solution to their unique orthopedic problem.”

Dr. Gausewitz attended the University of California at Berkeley and earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center. He has been in practice in Newport Beach and on staff at Hoag Hospital since completing this training. At Hoag Hospital he has served as Chairman of the Orthopedic Department, on the Medical Executive Committee, and on the Hospital Foundation 552 Club Board. Dr. Gausewitz currently serves as Chief of Staff at Hoag Orthopedic Institute.

He is a native of Tustin and had always planned a career in medicine. He lives in Newport Beach and enjoys fishing, mountain biking and photography.