Dr. Joshua Metzl, MD

Dr. Joshua Metzl, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joshua Metzl, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and more.

Steadman Hawkins Clinic

10103 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 110

Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Metzl performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Metzl's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Metzl "Joshua Metzl, MD, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle injuries. After earning his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania, he completed his medical degree from the University of Missouri in 2006, where he graduated cum laude. Dr. Metzl performed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City, followed by a foot and ankle fellowship at OrthoCarolina in Charlotte, North Carolina."

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

72  Conditions Treated


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33  Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Missouri
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Ortho Carolina Foot and Ankle Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Metzl has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Sky Ridge Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Outstanding Patient Experience Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Metzl is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Metzl's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Metzl to family and friends
35 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Metzl's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Broke my ankle and Dr. Metzl was very professional. He operated the next and was very caring and courteous. I would recommend him to anyone.
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He is a great doctor. He is very caring and thoughtful. He is also the team doctor for the Broncos, but he treated me like I was a VIP patient.
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AVOID, in spite of what your insurance company says. The receptionist, Taylor, thinks she is a doctor and freely tells you if she will (or will not) ask the doctor based on her opinion. Dr. Metzl never let me finish a question before going off on a condescending rant about something completely...more
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He is a very caring Doctor. He will spend as much time as you need to answer any and all questions as well as explaining details about your injury/pain/ankle thoroughly. Highly recommend him.
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The entire experience at the Steadman Hawkins Clinic was great. The front desk was friendly and acknowledged me right when I walked in the door. The doctor was smiling and friendly. He didn't make me feel stupid when i asked questions about my foot. I did have to wait to be seen for a while but...more
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