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About Knee Pain

Our commitment is to assist patients with knee pain who have a diminished quality of life by using state-of-the-art, proven treatments using both surgical and non-surgical methods. Treatment is provided by the most experienced knee specialists in the Mountain West.

When a knee is damaged by disease or injury, the proper treatment ranges from therapy to arthroscopic surgery or an artificial knee replacement.

Contact Us

801-587-7109

Stephen K. Aoki, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Stephen K. Aoki, Associate Professor, specializes in hip and knee sports medicine. His clinical practice and research focus on both adult and pediatric sports injuries. Current interests include hip preservation/femoroacetabular impingement in the young adult, hip arthroscopy, the pediatric and adolescent athlete, ACL tears in children, patella... Read More

Robert T. Burks, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Robert Burks, Professor, specializing in the field of sports medicine and shoulder surgery. His practice focuses on injuries to and degenerative conditions of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Burks graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine in 1978. He completed his orthopedic residency at the University of California at San Diego and sub... Read More

Jeffrey W. Cline, MD

Patient Rating:

4.4

4.4 out of 5

Jeffrey Cline, M.D., is a pediatrician and sports medicine specialist. He received a bachelor of science degree from Lehigh University in 1996, and obtained his medical degree at the University of Utah in 2001. He completed a pediatric residency at UCSD in 2004, and went on to finish a sports medicine fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in ... Read More

Specialties:

General Pediatrics, Sports Medicine

Locations:

Greenwood Health Center 801-213-8840

Kim Cohee, MS, MBA, MHA, OCS, PT, DPT

Kim Cohee, MS, PT, DPT, OCS, Manager - Graduated from the University of Utah with an undergraduate degree in Physical Therapy (1984), and her MS in exercise physiology (1993). She then received her DPT degree and her OCS designation both in 2006. Currently, Kim is the manager of the University of Utah Orthopedic Center PT and Hand Therapy Departmen... Read More

Specialties:

Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine

Locations:

University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Daniel M. Cushman, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dan Cushman, M.D., is board-certified in both Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and specializes in the care of musculoskeletal injuries in both athletes & non-athletes, musculoskeletal ultrasound, electrodiagnostics, and endurance sports-specific injuries with a particular interest in runners, cyclists, swimmers, and triathlet... Read More

Joy L. English, MD, RMSK

Joy English, MD, is a member of the Sports Medicine Division and the Medical Director of the Orthopedic Injury Clinic within the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah.  During her daytime clinics, Dr. English enjoys providing care for patients with a variety of athletic conditions and spends a portion of her time performing both fluo... Read More

Specialties:

Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine

Locations:

University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Jill A. Erickson, PA-C

Jill Erickson has worked with our Adult Reconstruction Surgeons since 1999, and with Christopher Peters, M.D. exclusively since 2003, with Joint Replacements as well as Hip Preservation procedures. She is an integral member of our University of Utah Center for Hip & Knee Reconstruction team and coordinates our research, surgical and clinical ou... Read More

Christopher A. Gee, MD, MPH

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Gee is a Board Certified Emergency Medicine and Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician who focuses on the treatment of non-operative musculoskeletal conditions at the University Hospital, South Jordan Health Center, and University Orthopedic Center. He is a member of the teaching faculty at the University Hospital and educates resident physicia... Read More

Jeremy M. Gililland, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Gililland specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery of the hip and knee. He performs routine and complex primary and revision joint replacement operations. Additionally, his focuses include partial knee replacement and direct anterior total hip arthroplasty. He considers himself very fortunate to have a profession that he is passio... Read More

Patrick E. Greis, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Patrick Greis, Board Certified Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, joined the Department of Orthopaedics in March of 1997 and specializes in sports medicine, knee and shoulder surgery. His interests include all aspects of knee and shoulder surgery, including arthroscopic surgery, ACL reconstruction, shoulder instability, rotator cuff issues, arth... Read More

Pamela A. Hansen, MD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Dr. Pamela A. Hansen is an associate professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation who specializes in musculoskeletal and spine rehabilitation.  She holds Board Certifications from the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and a sub-specialty Board Certification in Sports Medicine.  Research interests include exer... Read More

Emily J. Harold, MD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Emily Harold, MD, is a board-certified physician specializing in sports medicine. She received her bachelor's degree from Washington University, where she also played basketball and contributed to three National Championship teams. Dr. Harold received her medical degree from Ohio State University, and went on to complete a fellowship at the Clevela... Read More

A. Michael Henrie, DO

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Michael Henrie, D.O. is a Sports Medicine Physician at the University of Utah. Dr. Henrie received his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation followed by a Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine fellowship at the University of Utah. In addition to working... Read More

Specialties:

Back, Cycling Injury, Neck, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Running Injury, Spine, Spine Injection, Sports Concussion, Sports Injury, Sports Medicine

Locations:

South Jordan Health Center 801-213-4500
University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Richard W. Kendall, DO

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Dr. Richard W. Kendall is a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician who specializes in diagnosis and rehabilitation of back and neck pain using exercise, therapy, interventional spine procedures and electrodiagnostic testing. He has special interest in back and neck pain in cyclists, triathletes, endurance athletes and musculoskeletal rehabi... Read More

Travis G. Maak, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Travis Maak’s practice is focused on sports medicine and arthroscopic treatment of the hip, knee and shoulder. He is the Head Orthopaedic Team Physician for the Utah Jazz and Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah. Dr. Maak is originally from Salt Lake City and a graduate from Stanford University. He co... Read More

Nick Monson, DO

Dr. Nick Monson, Assistant Professor, (clinical) is a board certified primary care sports medicine specialist within the Orthopedic Department of the University of Utah.  Dr. Monson specializes in evaluation and treatment of spine, shoulder, elbow, hand, hip, knee and foot and ankle issues.  He also has special interest in concussion management and... Read More

Specialties:

Acute Pain, Arthritis Rehabilitation, Concussion, Health Promotion and Education, Knee Preservation, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Spine Evaluation, Sports Medicine, Ultrasound, Wilderness Medicine

Locations:

Farmington Health Center 801-213-3200

Theodore S. Paisley, MD

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Theodore S. Paisley, M.D. is a board-certified family medicine physician who also specializes in sports medicine. He received his medical training from Dartmouth Medical School and completed his residency in family medicine at the University of Utah. Dr. Paisley also completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Utah. He is curren... Read More

Specialties:

Sports Medicine

Locations:

Madsen Health Center 801-213-8846
Sugar House Health Center 801-213-8845
UUHC - Park City Ski Clinic 435-655-7970

Christopher E. Pelt, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Pelt specializes in hip replacement and revision, and knee replacement and revision. Minimally invasive joint replacement, partial knee replacement (unicompartmental, patellofemoral), cruciate preserving knee replacement, and direct anterior hip replacement are all aspects of his practice. Dr. Pelt is a Tenured Associate Professor in the Depart... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Reconstruction, Direct Anterior Hip Replacement, Hip Dysplasia, Hip Instability, Hip Replacement, Hip Revision, Joint Infection, Joint Replacement, Knee Replacement, Knee Revision, Labral Tear, Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Oxford Partial Knee Replacement, Patello-Femoral Arthroplasty (PFA), Uni-Compartmental Knee Arthroplasty, Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

Locations:

University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Christopher L. Peters, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Chris Peters, Professor, specializes in adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgery of the hip and knee. He performs routine and complex joint replacements and bioregenerative hip preserving operations. One of his specialties includes the treatment of hip pain in young adults from acetabular dysplasia and/or femoro-acetabular impingement with pelv... Read More

David J. Petron, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. David Petron, Assistant Professor (clinical) is a primary care orthopaedic/sports medicine specialist. He originally trained in family practice and then completed a fellowship in primary care orthopaedics and sports medicine at Michigan State University. Dr. Petron is the Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine and the team physician for the U... Read More

Amy P. Powell, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Amy Powell, Assistant Professor, (clinical) is a board certified Sports Medicine physician serving as a team physician for the University of Utah Utes. She specializes in the care of athletes and active people of all ages, focusing on attaining and maintaining a patient’s physical performance goals. Dr. Powell received her medical degree from t... Read More

Specialties:

Foot and Ankle, Shoulder, Sports Medicine

Locations:

University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Bruce E. Thomas, MD

Bruce Thomas, M.D., is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, and Orthopedic Clinical Attending for the University of Utah.  Dr. Thomas specializes in diagnosis and treatment of shoulder, knee and sports injuries including instability, rotator cuff tears, and knee pain.Dr. Thomas is a graduate of Brigham Young University and the Medical College of G... Read More

Bob Toth, PA-C, MPAS, MS, ATC

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Bob Toth is both a nationally certified Physician Assistant and a certified Athletic Trainer who joined the Department of Orthopaedics in January 2010. He earned his Master's of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Utah. Prior to becoming a Physician Assistant he was an Athletic Trainer for 14 years at the University of Utah, Adrian C... Read More

Patty Trela, DPT

Patty Trela, PT, DPT, CMPT, SCS, is a Physical Therapist at the University Othopaedic Center. She received a Physical Therapy degree in 1986 from Temple University. Manual Therapy training and certification was completed through NAIOMT in 2002. She graduated from Creighton University in 2005 with her Doctoral degree. Patty has been a practicing ph... Read More

Stuart E. Willick, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Stuart Willick, MD is a fellowship trained, board certified sports medicine physician. He has worked with numerous elite sports organizations, including the University of Utah, the United States Ski and Snowboard Association, US Speedskating, the US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation, and the International Olympic and Paralympic Medical Committees.  D... Read More

Specialties:

Concussion, Sports Medicine

Locations:

Redstone Health Center 435-658-9262
University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109
University Orthopaedic Center 590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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801-587-7109
South Jordan Health Center 5126 W. Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84009
Map
801-213-4500
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