Associate Professor & Chief
Foot & Ankle Surgery
University of California
Eric Giza, MD, is an Associate Professor and Chief of the Foot and Ankle Service at UC Davis Department of Orthopaedics in Sacramento, CA.
Dr. Giza did his undergraduate work at Haverford College in Philadelphia and received his MD degree from Temple University, also in Philadelphia. He completed his residency at Harvard University in Boston. Following residency, he completed a Foot and Ankle Surgical Fellowship at the Foot and Ankle Clinic in Sydney, Australia and a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Santa Monica Orthopaedic Group.
Being a former collegiate soccer player, Dr. Giza maintains his interest in sports by caring for athletes on both professional and amateur soccer teams. He is the chair of the Major League Soccer Research Committee and currently serves as an assistant team physician for the US Soccer Federation. Dr. Giza is an active researcher in the field of cartilage transplantation, and has published book chapters and articles on numerous Orthopaedic topics.