MEET OUR ORTHOPAEDIC & NEURO SURGEONS
DR. RICHARD CUNNINGHAM
Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Trauma
Dr. Cunningham is a full-service knee and shoulder specialist with particular expertise in ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, meniscus preservation surgery, and shoulder instability surgery. He is a US Ski Team Physician.
DR. MATTHEW GNIRKE
Interventional Sports, Spine, and Regenerative Medicine
Dr Gnirke is fellowship trained in regenerative medicine. He utilizes precise musculoskeletal ultrasound and fluoroscopy to localize and treat joint, tendon, ligament, and nerve disorders.
DR. BILL STERETT
Knee, Shoulder, and Sports Medicine
Dr. Sterett has been the Head Team Physician for the US Women's Ski Team since 1997. He also has a long and successful history of returning athletes to the NFL, NHL, MLB, and Euro Soccer Leagues. If there's a sport that's played professionally, Dr. Sterett has helped someone get back to it.
Shoulder, Hand, Elbow, Wrist, Knee & Orthopaedic Trauma
In addition to being team physician for Summit High School and Team Summit, Dr. Dorf is also an active member of the US Ski & Snowboard Physician Pool, and enjoys the challenges associated with the care of high level athletes.
DR. TERRELL JOSEPH
Elbow, Hand, Knee, Orthopaedic Trauma, Wrist
Dr. Joseph fully appreciates that patients here are often highly motivated and driven to heal. With the right care and direction, these patients are most likely to experience a full recovery, something that is rewarding both to Dr. Joseph, and most importantly, his patients.
DR. MAX SEITER
Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine: Shoulder, Hip, and Knee Specialist
Fracture Care & Orthopaedic Trauma
Dr. Seiter's experiences both as a physician and an athlete give him a deep understanding of sports medicine and our patients' needs. His community values and love of the Colorado mountain lifestyle make him an exemplary fit for Vail-Summit Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery.
DR. NATHAN CAFFERKY
Hip, Knee, Total Joint Replacement, Joint Replacement Revision Surgeries, Fracture Care and Trauma
As a total joint surgeon specializing in adult reconstruction, Dr. Cafferky focuses on patients with hip and knee conditions who require replacement surgery.
DR. JOHN PAUL
Foot, Ankle, and Orthopaedic Trauma
Dr. Elton's fellowship training has given him the expertise to handle the full spectrum of foot and ankle disorders: from sports injuries and fractures to nerve and tendon disorders, deformities, and chronic pain.
DR. SCOTT RAUB
Back, Neck, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spine
As a physiatrist, Dr. Raub uses a variety of diagnostic tools to pinpoint the true source of spinal pain, providing the shortest route to the most effective treatment plan. Dr. Raub emphasizes an interventional approach to back pain, minimizing drugs whenever possible.
DR. RICK PFEIFFER
General Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine
After more than two decades of providing the highest level of orthopaedic care throughout the country, Dr. Richard Pfeiffer brings his sports medicine expertise back to the Colorado High Country at our VSON location at Middle Park Health in Grand County.