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John German, MD

Accepting New Patients
Pediatric Surgical Associates
396 South Main Street, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868
Medical Groups & Affiliations
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Speaks: English

About John German

For more than 35 years, Dr. German has taken a leadership role in shaping pediatric surgery in Orange County. He received his medical training at the University of California, Irvine, and returned as an assistant professor in 1975. He helped develop neonatal ECMO support and NEC care by developing staging criteria for surgery.

In 1982, Dr. German participated in the CHOC ECMO program. He began pioneering minimally invasive surgeries at CHOC in 1994.In full-time practice since 1982, Dr. German has served on multiple committees of national societies, including the American Pediatric Surgery Association. He served on the board of governors for the American College of Surgeons for six years.

Additionally, he has been active in the Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, where he has held every position including president.
Medical School

University of California Irvine College of Medicine
1967

Internship

Orange County Medical Center
1968

Residency

UCI Medical Center
1972

Pediatric Surgical Associates
396 South Main Street, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868
Medical Groups & Affiliations
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Affiliated Locations

St. Joseph Hospital, Orange
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians