Andreas M. Sauerbrey, MD joined Orthopaedics of Steamboat in 2001. He completed his Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Colorado and subsequently performed fellowship training in shoulder and elbow surgery at the University of Pennsylvania and hand surgery at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. His specialty training in conditions affecting the upper extremity provide an extra level of expertise in those areas, but he is well trained to manage all aspects of Orthopedic care including joint replacement, sports and trauma. He also has his Sports Medicine Specialty Certificate. He annually attends Orthopaedic courses and instructor meetings to provide the latest technologies available in his specialty. He has extensive experience and interest in PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) therapy.
Since arriving in Steamboat, Dr Sauerbrey has volunteered for USSA and the US Ski Team. He has travelled with the Freestyle Ski Team annually since 2002 and was the US Freestyle Ski Team Physician from 2007 until 2011. As Freestyle Team Physician, he covered the World Championships in Inawashiro, Japan in 2009 and Deer Valley in 2011. He was also chosen to be the Freestyle Team Physician for the Vancouver Olympics in 2010.
Dr Sauerbrey is originally from Bend, OR and is glad to live in a small town and interact with people on a more personal level. His wife, Lisa, is from Anchorage and they have a son, Max and a daughter, Morgan.