Dr. Natasha Trentacosta is a pediatric and adult sports medicine trained orthopaedic surgeon based in the Los Angeles area. Her unique training allows her to care for athletes of all ages and levels of competition in the prevention and treatment of sports-related and traumatic injuries, utilizing non-operative treatment options such as physical therapy and regenerative medicine techniques as well as operative interventions when indicated. Her surgical skills and individualized attention aim to help each patient return to the highest possible level of function in sports and life.

Following her specialized training in pediatric and adult sports medicine, she brings Los Angeles a passion for keeping children and adults active and returning them back to their full potential when injury strikes. Her research interests continue in the pediatric and female athlete, focusing on injuries of shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee.

Medical School
  • Albert Einstein College Hospital, Bronx, NY
  • Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
  • Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
  • Cedars-Sinai Kerlan Jobe (F/K/A SMOG), Santa Monica, CA
  • Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • English


Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute
2020 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 400
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 829-2663
(310) 315-2198
Cedars-Sinai Orthopaedics
444. San Vicente Boulevard
Suite 603 & Suite 901
Los Angeles, CA 90048


  • Orthopedic Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • ACL Ligament Reconstructive Surgery (Anterior Cruciate)
  • ACL Ligament Injury (Anterior Cruciate) - Pediatric
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Foot & Ankle Fractures
  • Dance Injuries (Ankle, Foot, Knee & Hip)
  • Knee Disorders
  • Pediatric Lower Leg Fractures
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Wrist Fractures
  • Calf Muscle Injury
  • Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics