Michael J. Stuart, M.D.

Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

  • Sports Medicine
  • Rochester, MN
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Professional Interests

  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • Knee meniscus repair
  • Multi-ligament knee injuries and reconstruction
  • Rehabilitation following knee ligament injury/surgery
  • Unicompartmental and total knee arthroplasty
  • Meniscus transplantation
  • Osteochondral allograft transplantation
  • Proximal tibial and distal femoral osteotomy
  • Epidemiology of sports injuries
  • Ice hockey injuries
  • Concussion prevention and treatment
  • Lower extremity biomechanics
  • Sports safety, including concussion prevention, diagnosis, and treatment

Undergraduate Studies

DePauw University – Greencastle, IN

Medical School

Rush Medical College – Chicago, IL


Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine – Rochester MN


Sports Medicine, University of Western Ontario – London, Ontario, Canada

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • International Ice Hockey Federation Medical Committee
  • Chief Medical Officer, USA Hockey
  • Co-Chair, USA Hockey Safety and Protective Equipment Committee
  • Second Medical Opinion Physician, National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA)
  • Minnesota Orthopedic Society
  • Minnesota State High School League Sports Medicine Advisory Committee
  • American Journal of Sport Medicine Editorial Board
  • Orthopedics Today Editorial Board
  • Team Physician, USA Hockey Men’s, U20, U18 National Teams
  • Team Physician, USA Hockey Men’s Olympic Teams
  • Team Physician, USA Hockey World Cup Hockey Team
  • Team Physician, Austin Bruins and Rochester Grizzlies

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