Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in Colorado so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in Colorado.
Dr. Vidal, is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, a Denver native and joined Orthopedic Associates in 2006. Her clinical expertise is in arthroscopic management of complex shoulder, knee and hip disorders in addition to caring for the female athlete.
Dr. Watson had a very successful practice in South Dakota for twenty years, practicing General Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Dr. Watson obtained his certification through the state of Colorado to perform Independent Medical Exams and Impairment Ratings. He is the only Orthopedic Surgeon in Pueblo with this certification. He treats a variety of complaints, including joint arthritis, providing Synvisc and Hyalgan injections, sports injuries and fractures.
Fort Collins, CO
Dr. Michael Houghton is a well-known expert in total ankle replacement surgery. His practice currently emphasizes the treatment of complicated foot injuries and conditions as well. Dr. Houghton has been in practice at the Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies since 1997.
Dr. Todd Miner specializes in developing a treatment plan that best fits his orthopedic patients and their lifestyle. He is well-known for being the Board Chairman and Clinical Director of Operation Walk, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing joint replacements to indigent people abroad.
Colorado Springs, CO
Dr. James Bee focuses his practice on the full range of spinal disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. He also specializes in the treatment of scoliosis and osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures. Dr. Bee completed his medical education from the University of Kansas School of Medicine.
Dr. Matthew Simonich is presently affiliated with the Parkview Medical Center and St Mary Corwin Hospital in Pueblo. He completed his MD degree, internship, and residency training at the University of Texas Health Science Center Medical School.
Dr. Cary Motz received his medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine. He currently specializes in knee and shoulder arthroscopy and reconstruction, as well as sports medicine. Dr. Motz is currently in practice at Denver-Vail Orthopedics.
Dr. A. Todd Alijani focuses on providing comprehensive care of the upper extremity, as well as treating conditions from shoulder to finger tips, including trauma and fractures. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University, and completed his Orthopedic residency there as well.
Cañon City, CO
Dr. Jacob Patterson attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center. He is also well-known for being board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery with special interest in the knee.
Fort Collins, CO
Dr. Douglas Beard completed his medical studies at Creighton University in Omaha in 1986. He then completed his spine surgery fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans. Dr. Beard is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.