Utah Orthopaedic Surgeon- Salt Lake City Sports Medicine

Call (435) 615-8822 to for an appointment in Northern Utah.

We have offices and appointments in Park City, Salt Lake City and Tooele.

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  • Undergraduate Education:
    • University of Notre Dame
      • Notre Dame, Indiana
  • Medical School:
    • Georgetown University School of Medicine
      • Washington, DC
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency:
    • Northwestern University
      • Chicago, IL
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship:
    • Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic
      • Los Angeles, CA

Daniel Gibbs, MD, FAAOS is a double board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine as well as hip, knee and shoulder preservation. He uses nonoperative, minimally invasive, arthroscopic, and open techniques to improve his patients’ function and return them to the activities that they love.

Dr. Gibbs is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in orthopaedic surgery as well as orthopaedic sports medicine. He is also an active fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Gibbs was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He went to college at the University of Notre Dame, completed his medical school at Georgetown University and performed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Northwestern University. He completed his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at the renowned Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California where he cared for some of the world’s most elite athletes.

Dr. Gibbs has served as team physician for the University of Southern California (USC) football team, the LA Kings and the LA Dodgers. He has also cared for athletes of and provided medical coverage for the Chicago Bears, Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Cubs, LA Galaxy, Anaheim Angels, Anaheim Ducks, Northwestern University Athletics, Loyola Marymount University Athletics and USC Athletics. He is a current team physician for the LA Kings Hockey Team, the Utah Grizzlies Hockey Team and Park City High School athletics.

Dr. Gibbs has an interest in contributing to our understanding of orthopedic conditions. With over 20 publications in peer-reviewed journals and numerous abstracts, presentations and book chapters, Dr. Gibbs enjoys being able to advance the field of orthopedics through research. He currently holds the appointment of adjunct assistant clinical professor through Rocky Vista University and is an active investigator with CenExel JBR Research.   

Dr. Gibbs lives in Salt Lake City with his wife, three children and their golden retriever. He is honored to give back to the community that has given him so much.

Proud Partner of Heiden Orthopedics
Member of AAOS, AOSSM and the Notre Dame Orthopaedic Society.
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