John Zebrack, MD, is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. A Reno native, Dr. Zebrack completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Nevada Reno, and medical school, with honors, at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine in 2001. Following his orthopedic residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin, he returned to Reno to join the Reno Orthopedic Clinic in 2006.
Dr. Zebrack specializes in both joint replacement (arthroplasty) and sports medicine (arthroscopy) for shoulders, hips, and knees. He performs approximately 150 joint replacements a year. In addition, Dr Zebrack performs over 250 arthroscopic procedures a year. Over the course of his career, he has performed over 2,100 joint replacements and over 3,500 arthroscopic procedures.
He has been honored as a Fellow Member of both the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) and American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). He is also a member of the American College of Sports Medicine and the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. As a clinical faculty member at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Dr. Zebrack enjoys teaching and mentoring medical students.
Dr. Zebrack was the Team Orthopedic Surgeon for the Reno 1868 FC professional soccer team, treating player injuries sustained throughout the season. He is also the head coach of Nevada United ’03 boys competitive club soccer team. The team was ranked in the top three in the nation in 2019 and 2020.
An accomplished athlete in his own right, Dr. Zebrack has a passion for endurance sports. He has competed in many Ironman Triathlons, 24-hour solo mountain bike races, and ultra-endurance swim races. He has competed in the World Triathlon Championships in Hawaii. During the winter, he enjoys ski racing for the Mt Rose Masters Ski Team.