Dr. Dales is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship-trained in joint replacement surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno. Dr. Dales completed his orthopedic residency at the San Francisco Orthopedic Training Program and his fellowship in total joint replacement at the New Mexico Center for Joint Replacement Surgery in Albuquerque. He has been in practice since 1998. His practice includes a wide range of care, both nonsurgical and operative, for a multitude of orthopedic conditions. His surgical expertise includes arthroscopy, joint replacement and orthopedic trauma with a focus on total hip replacement, total knee replacement and partial knee replacement surgery. He and his wife, Whitney, have two children. In his leisure time, Dr. Dales enjoys a variety of sports, including tennis, golf, cycling, skiing and weight training.