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Dr. Lindsay is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the treatment of a wide range of injuries and conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system. Click on the below links to learn more about his services.

Dr. Lindsay
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Dr. LindsayOrthopaedic Surgeon

Sports Medicine, Trauma, and Shoulder Arthroplasty Specialist

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Dr. Adam M Lindsay is an orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in both operative and non-operative orthopaedic sports medicine, fracture care, and shoulder arthroplasty (replacements). As a former division 1 water polo player, and USA men’s national team athlete, he has first-hand knowledge of how important getting back to your activity can be after an injury. After graduating from his residency training at the University of Southern California, he returned to Colorado to pursue sports medicine specific training at the University of Colorado. He is currently a team physician for the Western Colorado State Mountaineers, as well as the Gunnison Valley High School Cowboys and the Crested Butte Titans.

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Areas Of Expertise
  • Sports Medicine Solutions
    Sports Medicine Solutions

    Sports Medicine, also known as sports and exercise medicine (SEM), is a branch of medicine that deals with the treatment and prevention of sports and exercise-related injuries and improving fitness and performance.

  • Arthroscopic Surgery
    Arthroscopic Surgery

    Arthroscopic surgery, also known as arthroscopy, is a minimally invasive surgical procedure to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint using a specialized instrument known as an arthroscope.
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  • Specialized Care for Fractures and Trauma
    Specialized Care for Fractures and Trauma

    Trauma is defined as a sudden incident causing physical injury. It is a broad term describing all types of injuries affecting the muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints, nerves, blood vessels, or bones that most commonly occur during sports, exercise, or any other physical activity.

  • 24/7 Orthopaedic Urgent Care
    24/7 Orthopaedic Urgent Care

    Orthopaedic emergencies can be treated through walk-ins. The orthopaedic urgent care is focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of injuries and disorders of the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments - usually within 24 hours....

Publications
  • Publication1
    10
    2021

    Lindsay, A., Donby, B, McCarty, E. (2021) MRI-Arthroscopy Correlations: A Case-Based Atlas of the Knee, Shoulder, Elbow, Hip and Ankle, 3nd Ed. Currently in final edits. Expected Publication date 10/2021.

  • Publication2
    2021

    Lindsay, A., Chai, A., Frank, R. (2021) Open Strategies for Recurrent Glenohumeral Instability In Cole & Chahla: Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow and Knee in Sports Medicine, 3rd ed.

  • Publication3
    2018

    Trasolini, N., Lindsay, A., Cooper, J., Hatch, G. (2018). Biomechanics of Internal bracing, In Fanelli, G (Ed.) The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee: A Practical Guide to Management, 3rd ed.

  • University of Southern California
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
  • UC Davis
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • 405 Elk Ave.
    Crested Butte, CO 81224

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    Practice Hours Monday – Friday 8 am- 5 pm
    Saturday/Sunday: closed.

  • 112 W. Spencer Ave.
    Suite A Gunnison, CO 81230

    Phone :

    Practice Hours Monday – Friday 8 am- 5 pm
    Saturday/Sunday: closed.
    Open for walk-ins every day.

  • 500 W. Pacific Ave.
    Telluride, CO 81435

    Phone :

    Practice Hours Monday 9 am - 5 pm every week.