Top 10 Knee Doctors in Gilbert, Arizona


We know finding the best knee doctor in Gilbert, Arizona can be difficult, so we put together this detailed list of the best of the best so you can make your decision wisely.  Each knee specialist offers various services to choose from to suit their patient’s needs, from those that offer innovative treatments such as non-surgical joint repair, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Bio-Identical Hormones, and Nutrient IVs to those that focus on Hormone Replacement and Weight Loss. This list of amazing Naturopathic Knee Doctors is ever-changing and expanding, so please check back often. If you find another location that should be listed here - or one that should be removed - please let us know!

1. Dylan W. Krueger, NMD, Atlas Health Medical Group, 1447 W. Elliot Road #103, Gilbert 85233, Arizona, 480-648-1534


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About: Dr. Dylan Krueger, double majored at the University of North Dakota and graduated with honors before receiving extensive training in both conventional and functional medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine.  After becoming a Naturopathic Medical Doctor, NMD, he completed post-graduate training in regenerative medicine and mentorship with some of Arizona’s top Regenerative Medicine and Pain Specialists.  He soon combined his interests in functional medicine and pain management with his dream of being an entrepreneur to form his own private practice with his wife.  His private practice focuses on identifying, understanding, listening and treating the underlying causes of symptoms and pain with minimal use of pharmaceutical care.

Services Offered: Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections, prolotherapy, high dose PRP, PRF, testosterone replacement therapy, peptides, MSK ultrasound, dry needling 

What makes them Different: Dr. Krueger’s passion for non-surgical solutions, regenerative medicine, peptides, hormone replacement therapy, opioid alternatives like medical marijuana, nutrition and exercise is utilized with patients he sees to create personalized treatment plans that fit patients’ busy lives. This comprehensive approach has helped patients live pain free with improved quality of life while reducing the need for medications.  Dr. Krueger loves offering cutting edge therapies and has saved hundreds of patients from needing surgery.  He believes there is nothing better in medicine than giving patients their personal sovereignty back.

2. Matthew Hansen, MD, OrthoArizona,1675 E. Melrose Street, Gilbert 85297, Arizona, 480-964-2908


About: Dr. Hansen specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, advanced shoulder and elbow surgery, knee ligament reconstruction, hip arthroscopy and cartilage restoration. He received his doctorate in medicine from the University Of Utah School Of Medicine.

Services Offered: Reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee.

What makes them Different: He is an orthopedic surgeon with sports medicine and shoulder replacement expertise. Education is very important to him.  He will do everything he can to help you understand your condition and available treatment options. He is an expert in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee.  He emphasizes hip preservation surgery for those who do not need hip replacement. This includes advanced surgeries such as hip arthroscopy, revision ACL, Tommy John surgery, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, multi-ligament knee reconstruction and reverse shoulder replacement.

3. Kevin M. Henry, MD, The Regional Pain Institute, 2730 S Val Vista Drive #161, Gilbert 85295, Arizona, 480-636-1225


About: Dr. Henry graduated from Wayne State Medical School in Detroit, Michigan. He completed his Anesthesia Residency and Pain Management fellowship at the prestigious Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.  Dr. Henry has extensive training in Interventional Pain Management including spinal cord stimulation and spinal infusion technology. He is Board Certified in Anesthesia, with a subspecialty certification in Pain Management.

Services Offered: Interventional Pain Medicine, pain medication management, PRP, epidurals, and nerve ablations.

What makes them Different: They are dedicated to helping you find long-lasting relief for your pain management concerns. Offering interventional pain management and pain management treatments that are specifically tailored to the needs of each individual. There are many methods for medication management as well as pain management therapy techniques which are proven and effective. They also offer alternative pain management and interventional pain management for patients throughout the local area.

About: Dr. Chris D. Bryce is a sixth generation Arizonan, and he could not be happier serving the people living in the Valley of the Sun as an Orthopaedic Surgeon. 

Services Offered: knee conditions including joint replacement, revisions, and cartilage restoration

What makes them Different: He emphasizes empathy, communication, and education in his clinic to partner with his patients.  His research in musculoskeletal biomechanics has been published in several top orthopedic journals and he has presented it both nationally and internationally.

5. William Stickney, DO, Banner Health Clinic, 1920 North Higley Road, Suite 206, Gilbert 85234, Arizona, 480-543-6700


About: Dr. William Stickney is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Gilbert, Arizona. He graduated with honors in 2011. Having more than 10 years of diverse experiences, especially in Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. William Stickney affiliates with Banner Baywood Medical Center, cooperates with many other doctors and specialists in many medical groups.  He enjoys golf, pickleball, tennis, hiking, traveling in his free time. 

Services Offered: Hip and Knee Orthopedic Surgery, general Orthopedic Surgery

What makes them Different: He strives to work closely with all of his patients to create a personalized treatment plan that allows them to return to a healthy and active lifestyle.

6. Steven Myerthall, MD, The CORE Institute Gilbert Clinic, 3591 S. Mercy Road Suite 204, Gilbert 85297, Arizona, 866-974-2673

About: He is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Gilbert, AZ and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field.

Services Offered: MAKO Robotic Arm-Assisted Joint, MAKO Robotic Arm-Assisted Joint, Primary Joint Surgery of the Hip, Replacement Surgery of the Hip, Replacement Surgery of the Knee, Revision Joint Surgery of the Hip, Total Joint Replacement Surgery of the Knee.

What makes them Different: His practice incorporates many of the newest techniques and technologies available for total joint replacement surgery, including computer-assisted surgery, the Direct Anterior Approach to hip replacement and Shape Matching technology for knee replacement. Dr. Myerthall has also been active in academic medicine, having lectured on a variety of topics to community groups, orthopedic associations, and at local and regional academic symposiums.

7. Salvatore G. LaCognata, D.O., Valley Bone & Joint Specialists, 3941 E. Baseline Road, Suite 102, Gilbert 85234, Arizona, 480-969-3531

About: Dr. LaCognata is a Cleveland Clinic Foundation Fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon in the field of adult reconstruction, specifically Hip and Knee replacement surgery.

Services Offered: Hip and Knee Reconstruction surgery, both primary and revisions.

What makes them Different: He is involved in development and utilization of new technology and employs computer navigation/ computer assisted surgery, and minimally invasive techniques where appropriate. He utilizes the latest advances in orthopaedics to get his patients back to their normal lives as quickly as possible.

8. Doug S. Clouse, M.D., Orthopedic and Sports Performance Institute, 3530 S. Val Vista Drive Suite B106, Gilbert, Arizona, 480-420-3499

About: Dr. Clouse is a native of Arizona and was born and raised in the East Valley graduating from Mesa Mountain View High School. He did his undergraduate training at Brigham Young University and then he then completed his medical training in New Orleans, LA at Tulane School of Medicine.  Dr. Doug S. Clouse is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon that established his practice in the East Valley in 2008. He completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship and his practice has an emphasis on treating conditions of the shoulder and knee in all age groups.

Services Offered: Joint arthroplasty replacements of the knee, hip and shoulder surgery.

What makes them Different: He is also trained at performing partial knee replacements as well as Total Knee Replacements using the Biomet Signature Patient Specific Custom guides.  This can improve accuracy of the placement of the components at the time of surgery which may improve longevity of the implant.

9. Stacy Brandl, DO, The CORE Institute Gilbert Clinic, 3420 S. Mercy Road Suite 200, Gilbert 85297, Arizona, 866-974-2673

About: Stacy Brandl, DO is a board certified and fellowship-trained physician specializing in both sports medicine, physical medicine, and rehabilitation.

Services Offered: Diagnose & Treat Non-Operative Joint Pain, Fracture Care, Golfer’s Elbow - Medial Epicondylitis, Hip, Knee, Foot, Shoulder, Elbow, & Hand Pain, Medical Issues of the Endurance Athlete, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Non-operative Throwing Injury, Patellofemoral Disorders, Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections, Return-to-Play Evaluations, Chondromalacia Patella, Sports injuries, Sprains & Strains, Tennis Elbow - Lateral Epicondylitis.

What makes them Different: Dr. Brandl remains active in the medical and sports medicine community, holding memberships with the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

About: Dr. Cynthia Kooima is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in knee and shoulder arthroscopy and replacement. She is passionate about caring for competitive athletes, as well as patients looking to resume a pain free lifestyle. Dr. Kooima is currently the team physician for Gilbert High School and previously for the Arizona Derby Dames.

Services Offered: Specializing in knee and shoulder arthroscopic surgery. 

What makes them Different: Dr. Kooima is committed to taking care of all her patients – from the person who is just looking to run their errands without pain to the high performance athlete looking to compete again. She enjoys that spectrum and appreciates each of you as individuals.

Do You Need a Knee Doctor Focused on Results-Based Solutions in Gilbert, Arizona?

Atlas Health Medical Group in Gilbert, Arizona specializes in providing Naturopathic / Functional Medicine to the East Valley including Gilbert, Chandler, Mesa, San Tan and Queen Creek. Offering innovative treatments such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Bio-Identical Hormones, testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), Nutrient IVs , and emerging Orthobiologics that allow us to individualize care for every patient. We pride ourselves on setting the standards of patient care and result-driven treatments. This approach has allowed us to become the leading Naturopathic clinic in Gilbert, Arizona.  Our patients return to health and live the life they intended.  Contact us today for your first appointment!

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