Alta Orthopaedics has been providing expert orthopaedic and sports medical care to the greater Santa Barbara community for over 30 years. We are a dedicated team of board certified orthopaedic surgeons, physician assistants, and physical therapists. 

Our goal is to apply the most advanced medical and surgical technologies to help our patients regain function and live more active and fulfilling lives. We are the leaders in patient-friendly orthopaedic care in California’s Central Coast.

Hospital Affiliations

We are affiliated with the following Cottage Hospitals:

  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

  • Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

  • Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital


Christopher S. Proctor, M.D. has received Distinction as a Distinguished Arthoscopy Leader (D.A.L.) by the Arthroscopy Association of North America! Dr. Proctor joins a small group of 21 physicians from across the country, and is the only arthroscopic specialist recognized in Santa Barbara. The full press release by AANA can be read here.


511 Bath Street, Santa Barbara (805) 963-9377 | 2027 Village Lane, Suite 101, Solvang (805) 688-8821 | 2001 N. Solar Drive, Unit 220, Oxnard

“Exceptional care for every patient, every day, every time.”

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Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the quality of life in our community by offering the highest-level orthopaedic care in California’s Central Coast. We recognize every patient has a unique situation for which we provide exceptional care and treatment – as individualized as they are. We believe that the best orthopaedic care is obtained through the relationship and collaboration of patient, physician and staff team.