Jennah Mann, MD, FRCSC, MHCDS

Surgical Director, Sports Medicine Program
Attending Physician
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Jennah Mann, MD, FRCSC, MHCDS, is a fellowship-trained pediatric orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopy. Her clinical interests include pediatric and adolescent sports and trauma injuries, and her care philosophy focuses on patient and parent values to develop a comprehensive plan for each child.

As a former professional alpine skier, Dr. Mann understands the demands and urgency of return to play—balanced with considerations for long-term health and injury prevention. With advanced training in health care delivery, her research interests include system efficiency and innovation, organizational management and care inequities.

Clinical Interests

ACL and meniscus injuries, discoid meniscus, patellar instability, shoulder instability, osteochondritis dissecans, ankle instability, complex pediatric arthroscopy, fractures


Medical School

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Graduate School

Master of Healthcare Delivery Science, Tuck School of Business and Geisel School of Medicine


University of Toronto


University of Toronto


Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, University of Colorado

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Shriners Children's Northern California and UC Davis



Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, Orthopaedic Surgery
Board eligible, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships

American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine


Turner, N., Dinh, JM., Durham, JL., Schroder, LK., Ziegenfuss JY., Switzer, JA., (2020). Development of a Questionnaire to Assess Patient Priorities in Hip Fracture Care. Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil, eCollection.

Dragoo, JL., Braun, HJ., Durham, JL., Ridley, BA., Odegaard, JI, Luong, R, & Arnoczky, SP. (2012). Comparison of the acute inflammatory response of two commercial platelet-rich plasma systems in healthy rabbit tendons. Am J Sports Med, 40(6):1274-81.

Dragoo, JL., Braun, HJ., Durham, JL., Chen, MR., & Harris, AH. (2012). Incidence and risk factors for injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament in National Collegiate Athletic Association football: data from the 2004-2005 through 2008-2009 National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, Am J Sports Med, 40(5):990-5.

Durham, JL., Jordan, KA., Devos, MJ., Williams, EK., & Sandstrom, NJ. (2012). Estradiol Protects Against Hippocampal Damage and Impairments in Fear Conditioning Resulting from Transient Global Ischemia in Mice, Brain Research, 1443:64-74.

Kim, HJ., Park, SH., Durham, J., Gimble, JM., Kaplan, DL., & Dragoo, JL. (2012). In Vitro Chondrogenic Differentiation of Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells with Silk Scaffolds. J Tissue Eng, 3(1): 2041731412466405.


  • Sports-related injuries, injury prevention
  • Return-to-play metrics
  • Health care innovation, quality improvement