Areas of Interest
Sports Medicine, Sports Injuries, Shoulder Conditions, Knee Replacement, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery, Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repairs
Dr. Lynch is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He specializes in the treatment of sports injuries and degenerative problems of the shoulder and knee, including arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs, shoulder and knee replacements, and shoulder and knee reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Lynch is currently the Head Team Physician for Mid America Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas and Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas. He also served as the Sports Medicine Director for Olathe High Schools and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
Outside of work, Dr. Lynch leads an active lifestyle and enjoys spending time with his wife and kids.
Dr. Lynch accepts all major insurances. For more information, please visit our Insurance page.
Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Medical Center
Internship: Boston Medical Center
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine Center (TRIA)-Minneapolis
Certifications & Organizations
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certification in Added Qualifications in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Awards & Honors
UMKC Community and Family Medicine - Past Ethics Committee Member, Past Clinical Task Force Committee Member, Past Maternal Care Committee Member, Past Medical Education Committee Member, Past Neonatal Care Committee Member
Schepsis, A. M.D., Lynch, G.P., M.D., Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome. Current Opinion in Rheumatology, Vol8, No. 2, March 1996.
Buss, D., M.D., Lynch, G.P., M.D., Meyer, C.P., M.D., Huber, S.M., A.T.C., Freehill, M.R., M.D., Nonoperative Treatment for In-Season Athletes with Anterior Shoulder Instability. American Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 32, No., 6, September 2004.