Areas of Interest
Minimally invasive, advanced arthroscopy of the shoulder, knee and hip, Ligament reconstruction of the ACL, Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, Sports Medicine, Orthopedic surgery, Workers' Compensation
Matthew Melander, DO is an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician who is board certified in orthopedic surgery and fellowship-trained in orthopedic sports medicine. He completed a one-year fellowship in sports medicine arthroscopic surgery, focusing on minimally invasive techniques. He has extensive experience in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, and hip, as well as ACL reconstruction, and the treatment of injuries in competitive and recreational athletes.
Dr. Melander has more than 10 years of experience working with workers' compensation claims and performing Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs). Dr. Melander completed his medical degree at the University of New England and his residency at Des Peres Hospital. He completed a fellowship at the prestigious Methodist Sports Medicine Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.
In his free time, Dr. Melander is an avid marathoner and enjoys spending time with his family. Click here to find out more about Dr. Melander.
Dr. Melander accepts all major insurances. For more information, please visit our Insurance page.
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, Methodist Sports Medicine Center and Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Des Peres Hospital
Certifications & Organizations
American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery