John M. Tokish M.D.

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery


  • Undergraduate Studies
    United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado – BS, Biochemistry
  • Medical School
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington – MD
  • Residency
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona – Residency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship
    Steadman Hawkins Sports Medicine Foundation, Vail, Colorado – Fellowship, Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy


  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)


  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Society
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Hawkins Society
  • Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons

Professional Interests

  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • meniscus treatment
  • shoulder instability
  • rotator cuff pathology
  • cartilage restoration techniques for the knee
  • complex knee disorders, including meniscal transplant;
  • chondral preservation surgery
  • multiple ligament knee injuries and osteotomies
  • shoulder rotator cuff tears, instability
  • biceps pathology
  • throwing shoulder