Dr. Meadows is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine. He manages acute injuries, performs minimally invasive arthroscopic procedures, provides general fracture care, and also performs joint replacement of the shoulder, hip, and knee. Dr. Meadows was raised in Utah and currently works in the south end of the Salt Lake Valley.
Education and Training
He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Brigham young University in 2003 and then pursued his medical degree at The Ohio State University where he graduated Cum Laude and was nominated in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Following graduation he completed an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Texas at San Antonio where he trained under pioneers in the field of orthopedic surgery. He completed an additional fellowship year in Sports Medicine with Tahoe Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in the Lake Tahoe area and worked with various high school and college sports athletes as well as with the U.S. Men’s Alpine Ski Team among their medical providers.
Dr. Meadows sees patients from across the Salt Lake and Utah county region with a focus on educating young athletes and their parents about their conditions and finding ways, both conservative and surgical if necessary, to keep them actively participating in what they love. He relies on that relationship to determine the best possible approach during rehabilitation and works closely with physical therapists in the area.
Dr. Meadows and his wife, Meg, have four children and enjoy spending time in the outdoors, snow skiing, biking, golfing, and travelling.