Steven J Morgan, MDOrthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Morgan started his professional practice in Orthopaedic Trauma at Denver Health Medical Center in 1998. During his tenure at Denver Health, he became the Associate Director of the Department of Orthopaedics and Program Director for the Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Colorado. Dr. Morgan's excellence in Patient Care, Education and Research resulted in being awarded the academic rank of Professor at the School of Medicine. Dr. Morgan left Denver Health and the University of Colorado to join Swedish Medical Center to advance the Orthopaedic Trauma care mission in December of 2010. Dr. Morgan continues to be active in clinical and biomechanical research as it pertains to fracture care. He is a Diplomat to The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Morgan recently joined HCA-HealthOne Clinic Services and opened MOTUS, Mountain Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons at Swedish. Dr. Morgan is also a physician for the Professional Rodeo Cowboys at the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo, Mountain States Circuit Finals and Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo in Colorado Springs.
Dr. Morgan is primarily interested in the orthopaedic care of the multiply injured patient. He specializes in fractures of the acetabulum, pelvis, and in periarticular fractures of the upper and lower extremities. He has a special interest in minimally invasive fracture fixation, utilizing techniques to minimize trauma to the surrounding soft tissue envelope in the course of fracture surgery. His practice also entails the evaluation and management of complications related to fracture care including nonunions, malunions, and infection. In addition to trauma care Dr Morgan maintains an elective practice in total joint replacement of the hip. He utilizes an anterior approach that minimizes trauma to the muscles and allows the patient full unrestricted function immediately following surgery.
- Orthopaedic Surgery - Primary - Board Certified
- Gender: Male
- Fellowship: Carolinas Medical Center - 1998
- Graduate Degree: Doctor Of Medicine - University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine - 1992
- Residency: University of South Carolina - 1997
- Internship: USC - USC Department - Surgery Residency Program - 1993
- North Suburban Medical Center
- Swedish Medical Center