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Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine, Knee, and Shoulder

Dr. Richard McEvoy has special interests in arthroscopy, surgery of the knee and shoulder, and sports medicine.

Originally from White Bear Lake, Minnesota, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Minnesota at Minneapolis. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School in Minneapolis, then moved to Stanford University where he completed his surgical internship. After one year in Anchorage as an emergency physician at the Alaska Hospital (now Alaska Regional), he returned to the Midwest to complete his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Minnesota Hospitals in Minneapolis. Dr. McEvoy acquired extensive experience in the surgical treatment of war injuries while in the U.S. Navy Reserve and activated to Germany's Landstuhl Regional Medical Center 2008 - 2009.

Dr. McEvoy is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a clinical instructor for the Alaska Family Practice Residency Program, on the clinical faculty of the University of Washington Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, and an Affiliate Professor/Team Physician for UAA.

Dr. McEvoy has been in Alaska since 1983. He enjoys flying, shooting, and fishing. He is married and has two daughters.

Interests

  • Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, Knee and Shoulder Surgery, and Trauma

Medical Degree

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Internship/Residency

  • Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA
  • University of Minnesota Hospitals, Minneapolis, MN

Board Certification(s)

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sub-specialty CAQ Sports Medicine

Memberships

  • Alaska State Medical Association
  • Alaska State Orthopedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Anchorage Orthopaedic Society

Other

  • Team Physician, Men’s Ice Hockey, University of Alaska, Anchorage
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– Angel G.