Dr. Michael Thieken, MD

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Dr. Michael Thieken, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

OrthoIndy and OrthoIndy Hospital 10995 Allisonville Rd Ste 102, Fishers, IN 46038 Get Directions
(317) 802-2000

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Dr. Michael Thieken graduated magna cum laude from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana in 1997. In 1999, he received his master's...   Read More

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      Terre haute , Indiana |
      Dr. Thieken performed surgery on my torn meniscus . He was personable , knowledgeable and answered all my questions. Results were great and recovery was short. A year later knee feels great!
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bone Disorders
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Fracture
      • Glenoid Labrum Tear
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Heel Spur
      • Hip Sprain
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Runner's Knee
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

      Procedures Performed

      • Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Cartilage Repair
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee Surgery
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Shoulder Reconstruction

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Indiana University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2002

      • Internship Hospital
        Fort Wayne Medical Education Program

        Completed in 2003

      • Residency Hospital
        Fort Wayne Medical Education Program

        Completed in 2007

      • Fellowship Hospital
        New Mexico Orthopaedics

        Completed in 2008

      • Undergraduate School
        Depauw University

        Graduated in 1997

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
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      Dr. Michael Thieken graduated magna cum laude from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana in 1997. In 1999, he received his master's degree from Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Thieken received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2002. He completed his surgical internship in 2003 and his orthopedic surgery residency in 2007 from Fort Wayne Medical Education Program, Fort Wayne, Indiana. In 2008, Dr. Thieken completed an arthroscopy and sports medicine fellowship at New Mexico Orthopaedics in Albuquerque, New Mexico. 

      Dr. Thieken has been a member of medical teams, taking care of a number of athletic teams at the high school, college and professional level. He is currently the orthopedic consultant for DePauw University and Hamilton Heights High School Athletic teams. He also participates in the care of the Indianapolis Indians and the Indiana Fever. 

      Dr. Thieken is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.