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Physician Details
This directory lists physicians who are on Yampa Valley Medical Center's Medical Staff. You may find a doctor by entering either a specialty or any part of the physician's first or last name.

Almost all of our physicians are based in Steamboat Springs. Some specialists practice in Craig or other communities as well.
Andreas Sauerbrey

Andreas Sauerbrey MD

  • Gender
  • Male
  • Specialties
  • Orthopaedic Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery
    Orthopaedic Surgery
  • About Dr. Sauerbrey
    Andreas M. Sauerbrey, MD joined Orthopaedics of Steamboat in 2001. He served as Chief of Surgery for Yampa Valley Medical Center from 2006 to 2008. He has served as an Arthrex Arthroscopy Course Instructor from 2006 to the present. Previously, he worked at Medical OPS Management, performing Orthopaedic Independent Medical evaluations and as a relief physician at Bryne Mare Rehabilitation Hospital in Malvern, Pennsylvania.

    Education
    Dr. Sauerbrey received his M.D. degree from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1992.  He completed an internship in the Department of General Surgery at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in 1993. He went on to complete his Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Colorado.

    Subsequently, Dr. Sauerbrey received fellowship training in shoulder and elbow surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, and in 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; however, he is well trained to manage all aspects of orthopedic care including joint replacement, sports and trauma.

     Dr. Sauerbrey also has his Sports Medicine Specialty Certificate. Each year, he attends orthopaedic courses and instructor meetings so he can provide patients with the latest technologies in his specialty. He has extensive experience and interest in PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) therapy.

    A USAA and US Ski Team Physician
    Since arriving in Steamboat Springs, Dr Sauerbrey has volunteered for USSA and the US Ski Team. He has traveled 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, Oregon, and is glad to live in a small town so he can interact with people on a more personal level. His wife, Lisa, is from Anchorage, Alaska. They have a son, Max, and a daughter, Morgan.

    Practice Information
    Located in Northwest Colorado, Orthopaedics of Steamboat Springs delivers quality care to the local communities of the Yampa Valley as well as for the visitors to our area in need of orthopaedic treatment.

    Our comprehensive physician team consists of both general and specialty trained orthopaedic surgeons.The practice cares for all problems of the musculoskeletal system, including fractures, tendonitis, arthritis, torn cartilage and ligaments, nerve and pediatric injuries.

    At Orthopaedics of Steamboat, our goal is to provide comprehensive treatment for all orthopaedic conditions in a personal and professional manner. We strive to provide state of the art medical care, with our additional training and modern facilities.

  • Education
  • Medical School
    Oregon Health & Science University-School of Medicine
    MD
    Internship
    University of Colorado
    Internship
    Residency
    University of Colorado
    Residency
    Fellowship
    University of Pennsylvania Program
    Fellowship
    Fellowship
    Thomas Jefferson University Program
    Fellowhip
  • Board Certifications
  • ABOS - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Affiliations
  • ABMS - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    American Association of Hand Surgery
    Denver Medical Society
    Colorado Orthopaedic Society
    Department of Surgery Chair
    Rocky Mountain Hand Surgery Society
    US Ski Team Head Freestlye Physician
  • Clinical Interests
  • Upper extremity arthoscopic and reconstructive surgery
    Shoulder, elbow and hand surgery
  • Groups
  • Orthopaedics of Steamboat Springs
  • Research Interests
  • Knee MR Imaging
    Rotator Cuff Repair
    Distal Radius Fractures Treatment with Titanium II Plate
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