Faculty

Robert T. Burks, MD

Dr. Robert Burks, Professor, specializing in the field of sports medicine and shoulder surgery. His practice focuses on injuries to and degenerative conditions of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Burks graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine in 1978. He completed his orthopedic residency at the University of California at San Diego and sub... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: robert.burks@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Patrick E. Greis, MD

Dr. Patrick Greis, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, joined the Department of Orthopaedics in March of 1997 and specializes in sports medicine, knee and shoulder surgery. His interests include all aspects of knee and shoulder surgery, including arthroscopic surgery, ACL reconstruction, shoulder instability, rotator cuff issues, arthritis of the sh... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: patrick.greis@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Robert Z. Tashjian, BA, MD

Dr. Robert Tashjian, Professor, specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr. Tashjian received his medical doctorate from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA. He completed an orthopaedic residency at Brown Medical School in Providence, RI followed by an orthopaedic trauma fellowship at Brown under the direction of Peter G. Trafton,... Read More

Specialties: Elbow, Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: Robert.Tashjian@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Stephen K. Aoki, MD

Dr. Stephen K. Aoki, Associate Professor, specializes in hip and knee sports medicine. His clinical practice and research focus on both adult and pediatric sports injuries. Current interests include hip preservation/femoroacetabular impingement in the young adult, hip arthroscopy, the pediatric and adolescent athlete, ACL tears in children, patella... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Femoroacetabular Impingement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Preservation, Knee, Knee Preservation, Labral Tear, Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: stephen.aoki@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-5600

Travis G. Maak, MD

Dr. Travis Maak’s practice is focused on sports medicine and arthroscopic treatment of the hip, knee and shoulder. He is the Head Orthopaedic Team Physician for the Utah Jazz, Orthopaedic Team Physician for the United States Olympics and Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah. Dr. Maak is originally from Sal... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Femoroacetabular Impingement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Preservation, Knee, Labral Tear, Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: Travis.Maak@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-5600

Peter N. Chalmers, MD

Dr. Chalmers is a member of the faculty at the University of Utah within the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He focuses on the care of all shoulder and elbow problems, from young athletes to shoulder arthritis. His practice includes minimally invasive arthroscopy, ligament and tendon repair, and joint replacement. As a former coach and division ... Read More

Specialties: Labral Tear, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery, Upper Extremity

Email: Peter.Chalmers@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3200

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Cynthia Murakami

Phone: 801-587-5455
Fax: 801-587-5411
Email: cynthia.murakami@hsc.utah.edu

University of Utah Orthopaedic Center
590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108