About Dr. Ross

Orthopedic Surgeon


Christopher Ross, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in hand and wrist surgery. Dr. Ross provides care to patients in Santa Monica and Torrance, California, at Artemis Health.

In 1991, Dr. Ross completed his Bachelor of Science in applied physiology, graduating summa cum laude from the University of California, Los Angeles. He earned his medical degree from the California University of Science and Medicine and completed both his residency and internship at the Stanford School of Medicine. His fellowship training in hand surgery was completed at the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine in Pasadena, California.

Dr. Ross is a member of the American Society of Surgery of the Hand and a Diplomat of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. As a leader in his field, he has also co-authored several articles and book chapters for notable publications. 

When not at work, Dr. Ross enjoys riding his horse, walking his dog, gardening, and bird watching.