Dr. Ahn was born and raised in New York City. He attended Brown University for college and medical school, and returned to New York for an orthopedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases/ NYU combined program. He graduated in 2003, and did an additional year of fellowship training in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Tufts / New England Baptist Hospital combined program. He worked at Cedars Sinai Hospital where he was involved in teaching USC plastic surgery residents hand surgery before moving down to the South Bay. He currently continues to teach, and serves as the Chief of the Hand Surgery Service in the Department of Orthopedics at Harbor UCLA. He is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Hand Surgery.

Medical School
  • The Warren Albert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
  • Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
  • Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • English


Beach Cities Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
400 S. Sepulveda Boulevard
Suite 200
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-3461
(310) 546-6481
Beach Cities Orthopedics
2990 Lomita Boulevard
Suite B
Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 546-3461
(310) 546-6481


  • Hand Surgery (Board Certified)
  • Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Affiliated Health Funds PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Benefit Panel Services PPO/ EPO
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • CorVel Health PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • Galaxy PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • ILWU Blue Shield PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Pacific Health Alliance PPO/ POS
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
  • USA Managed Care Organization
  • Workers Compensation