Meet the Padres Medical Team


Catherine Robertson MD

Catherine M. Robertson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Padres Head Team Physician

  • Board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in treating injuries of the shoulder, knee and hip using minimally invasive techniques for restoring joint function and to treat complex ligament, tendon, cartilage and meniscus injuries
  • Completed her residency training at UC San Diego School of Medicine and her fellowship training in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City
  • In 2013, named associate team physician for the San Diego Chargers; team physician for the San Diego Sea Lions women's professional soccer team and UC San Diego Tritons, as well as the lead physician for the partnership between UC San Diego Health and the US Olympic Committee
Ken Taylor MD

Kenneth S. Taylor, MD
Primary Care Physician and Sports Medicine Specialist
Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health
Padres Team Physician, Lead Primary Care Physician

  • Board-certified family medicine doctor who specializes in sports medicine; expertise in diagnosing, treating and preventing athletic injuries and special interest in using musculoskeletal ultrasound to perform diagnostic and therapeutic treatments
  • Completed medical school, fellowship and residency at UC San Diego School of Medicine
  • Co-team physician for the San Diego Sockers, head team physician for UC San Diego intercollegiate and club athletics, medical director for the International Surfing Association
Matthew Meunier MD

Matthew Meunier, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Padres Associate Team Physician

  • Board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in hand and microvascular surgery; holds a Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery and specializes in managing unique injuries and disorders of the hand, elbow and shoulder
  • Completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, and his fellowship training in hand surgery at Washington University in St. Louis
  • Served as a consultant physician for the San Diego Chargers
Daniel Slater MD

Daniel Slater, MD
Primary Care Physician
Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health
Padres Associate Team Physician

  • Board-certified in both family medicine and integrative medicine; fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians (FAAFP)
  • Completed a fellowship in integrative medicine at the University of Arizona and a residency in family medicine at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica; earned his medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine
  • As a professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, trains medical students and residents at UC San Diego School of Medicine
Bryan Leek MD

Bryan Leek, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Padres Associate Team Physician

  • Board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in caring for sports and upper extremity injuries, including arthroscopy and reconstruction of the knee, shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand; expertise in treating shoulder injuries, performing arthroscopic and open techniques in repair and reconstruction
  • Completed a fellowship in sports medicine and arthroscopy at San Diego Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center, and a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at Columbia University in New York City; completed his orthopedic surgery residency at UC San Diego School of Medicine
  • Serves as a faculty member of the San Diego Shoulder Institute's international course in shoulder arthroscopy, arthroplasty and fractures

Amy Leu DO

Amy Leu, DO
Primary Care Physician and Sports Medicine Specialist
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health
Padres Associate Team Physician

  • Board-certified family medicine doctor who specializes in sports medicine; expertise in diagnosing, treating and preventing injuries associated with athletics
  • An osteopathic physician with experience in manual medicine techniques to treat restrictions in the body that contribute to pain and disease
  • Completed her residency training in family medicine at UC Irvine School of Medicine and her fellowship training in primary care sports medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine; Fellow in the American Academy of Family Practice

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