Dr. Matthew Melander, DO

Dr. Matthew Melander, DO

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Age 49
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Dr. Matthew Melander, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in O Fallon, MO and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.Read his story

9323 Phoenix Village Pkwy

O Fallon, MO 63368

Contact Information

(636) 561-0871

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
ACL Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Melander's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Melander "Dr. Melander is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Methodist Sports Medicine Center and Indiana University School of Medicine. He was the team fellow for the 2007 Super Bowl Champion Indianapolis Colts and has experience with professional, collegiate and high school athletes. Dr. Melander specializes in ACL reconstruction, arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee and hip, and the treatment of injuries in the competitive and recreational athlete. He is a member of various Sports Medicine Societies and completed an internship and residency at Des Peres Hospital. Dr. Melander is an avid marathoner and enjoys spending time with his family."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Melander "Modern orthopedic practice for active lifestyles and work related injuries."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

62  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Fracture

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34  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wrist Replacement

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Colby College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Des Peres Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Des Peres Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Methodist Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Melander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Melander's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Melander to family and friends
38 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Melander's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Melander is a true professional - he repaired my knee to near-perfect condition. His knowledge is top notch and his standard of care is the highest of quality. His entire staff is helpful and friendly. I highly recommend him for any orthopedic needs.
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I started seeing Dr Melander after back surgery for serious central canal stenosis. While the surgery was a success, the treating doc could not help me recover from VERY TROUBLING residual musculoskeletal issues. Referred to Dr. Melander by my PCP, he has treateded my problems with GREAT SUCCESS!...more
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Dr. Melander did my husbands surgery. Steel plate and 6 screws to put a collar bone back together. He did a great job and got my husband back and moving in time to compete in his Ironman 5 months after his surgery. Highly recommend!
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Broken leg ,he was excellent and explain completely,,really took time to make sure it was healing right, would definitely recommend him
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