Theodore Schlegel, MD
Associate Professor, Orthopedics

Co-Founder, Steadman Hawkins Clinic - Denver
Associate Professor, Orthopedics
Fellowship Director, Steadman Hawkins Clinic - Denver
Hawkins Sports Medicine Research Endowed Chair
Clinic (303) 694-3333
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Gender: Male
Languages: English
Department, Section/Division: Orthopedics

Practice Locations

Steadman Hawkins Clinic - Denver
8200 East Belleview Avenue Suite 615
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
303-694-3333
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Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery - Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Board Certification (2005,2015)
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Conditions & Treatments
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles
  • Knee Injuries and Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries and Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains
Clinical Interest for Patients
• Anterior Cruciate Ligament • Athletic knee conditions • Knee ligament injuries • Meniscus injuries • Cartilage injuries • Athletic shoulder conditions • Shoulder dislocations and separations • Rotator cuff impingement and tears • Labral tears • Clavicle fractures • Biologics/PRP

Care Philosophy
My patients constantly remind me what is most important in their treatment is not my experience – the years of training or the thousands of surgeries – but listening to them and working to help them reach their own goals, whether those goals be returning to intense competition or simply maintaining an active lifestyle.

Personal Interests
• Head Team Physician, Denver Broncos Football Club, 1994-2012 • Associate Team Physician, Colorado Rockies Baseball Club, 1998-2012 • Consulting Reviewer, American Journal of Sports Medicine • Consulting Reviewer, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery • Consulting Reviewer, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery • Consulting Reviewer, Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine

Volunteer Activities
• Past Chairman / Trustee, Boettcher Foundation, Denver CO • Board Member, Biennials of the Americas, Denver CO • Board Member, EveryHeart Foundation, Denver, CO • Team Physician, Mullen High School

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Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
• Anterior Cruciate Ligament • Athletic knee conditions • Knee ligament injuries • Meniscus injuries • Cartilage injuries • Athletic shoulder conditions • Shoulder dislocations and separations • Rotator cuff impingement and tears • Labral tears • Clavicle fractures • Biologics/PRP

Research Interest for Referring Providers
• All-arthroscopic rotator cuff technology now used in 90% of all surgeries • Biological treatment of rotator cuff tears • Advancements in surgical and nonsurgical treatments for rare NFL injuries • Published study on the effects of the pain killer Ketorolac on NFL players, leading to major changes in how the drug is administered

Clinic Phone: (303) 694-3333
Fax Phone: (303) 694-9666

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