Dr. Ryan Meis was raised in Crescent, IA, then attended Morningside College where he was a 4 year starter and First-Team Academic All-American shortstop on the baseball team. He then returned to the Omaha area for medical school at Creighton University, before moving on to Madison, WI for an orthopaedic surgery residency. Dr. Meis next spent a year with Dr. James Andrews at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, AL where he completed a fellowship in sports medicine and knee and shoulder surgery. He has been with CNOS since 2005. Dr. Meis is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He has achieved subspecialty certification in Orthopedic Sports Medicine. He serves as the team physician for Morningside College and assists with care of multiple high school teams. Dr. Meis also lectures and demonstrates shoulder procedures nationally.
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Dr. Meis' Care Philosophy
I am dedicated to the individualized and personal care of each of my patients and their unique circumstances. Due to my own experiences and specialty training, I have chosen to focus my practice on the care of patients with athletic injuries and specialty care of knee, shoulder, and elbow disorders. My experience in Birmingham has provided me with a special appreciation for and understanding of injuries to the throwing athlete.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Meis to family and friends is 4.9 out of 5