Dr. Matthew P. Melander

Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Melander provides a wide variety of Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine services. As a Sports Medicine Specialist, he has cutting-edge expertise with Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction, rotator cuff and labral tears of the shoulder, cartilage restoration, and hip arthroscopy. As an endurance athlete himself, he understands how important it is to get you back to your routine safely and quickly.

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Dr. Melander specializes in Sports Medicine and work related injuries. Together, Dr. Melander and his highly educated, trained staff provide a wide range of Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine services. Dr. Melander and the Sports Medicine Team provide all active individuals with leading edge technologies and options for operative and non-operative treatment. The Sports Medicine Team strives to promote healthy, active lifestyles and to keep patients feeling and performing their best.

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Patient Education

Education and information are paramount in the beginning of the healing process. Melander Sports Medicine’s dedicated staff will help you understand your injury and the processes we use for treatment, and work with you to set realistic expectations for recovery.

Your health and rehabilitation goals are our top priority. We strive to help you overcome your injury so you can return to your everyday lifestyle as quickly as possible.

From your initial consultation to your final visit with us, we will work with you every step of the way. For more information about Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, visit American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

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Dr. Melander is an Orthopedic Surgeon who chose to focus on sports medicine because he is an athlete and appreciates the drive and commitment it takes to remain active. He spent an extra year after his residency to focus on athletes — everyone from professional athletes (like players for the Indianapolis Colts) to high school athletes and weekend warriors.

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