Jeffrey Freyder, MD

Dr. Jeffrey S. Freyder is a fellowship trained Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeon. He completed his premedical studies at Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee, with a degree in Biology. He then attended Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana earning his medical degree.

Following medical school, he moved to Michigan completing residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Western Michigan University School of Medicine / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies. After residency, Dr. Freyder obtained further subspecialty training as a Sports Medicine Fellow at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. Fellowship training provided additional knowledge and expertise in both arthroscopic and open management of shoulder, hip, knee, and ankle injuries, management of cartilage injuries with cartilage repair/replacement.

As a fellow, Dr. Freyder was an assistant team physician with The University of Missouri (Mizzou) football team. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).

His specialty interests include:

  • Arthroscopic and open management of injuries to the shoulder, knee, hip and ankle.
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Knee replacement
  • Management of broken bones / extremity trauma
  • Cartilage repair and replacement

Medical School

Tulane University School of Medicine - New Orleans, LA

Residency

Western Michigan University School of Medicine / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies - Kalamazoo, MI (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Fellowship

University of Missouri - Columbia, MO (Sports Medicine)

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
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