Dr Joanne Halbrecht

Dr. Halbrecht is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in sports medicine with over 20 years of experience. Her expertise in arthroscopic surgery has resulted in her serving as one of the exclusive invited faculty at the Orthopedic Learning Center in Chicago where she has taught several courses in knee and shoulder arthroscopy to orthopedic surgeons from all over the world. She has several publications in orthopedic journals and has been a team physician for football and hockey. She has utilized her degree in Engineering while serving as a consultant for orthopedic products and design.

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Qualifications and Experience


Institute for Bone and Joint Disorders
Phoenix, Arizona
Fellowship, Sports Medicine
August 1995-July 1996

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Bronx, New York
Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
July 1991-June 1995

Albert Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center,
Bronx, New York
Internship, General Surgery
July 1990-June 1991

New York Medical College
Valhalla, New York
M.D. June 1990

Lafayette College
Easton, Pennsylvania
A.B. Engineering, May 1985

Hospital Affiliations

Good Samaritan Medical Center
Boulder Community Hospital
Longmont United Hospital

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery – July 1998, Recertified May, 2007
Certified, American Board of Independent Medical Examiners, August 2014.Joanne-Halbrecht-MD-Orthopedic-Surgeon-Boulder-Institute-for-Sports-Medicine
Colorado-Board of Medical Examiners, August 1995.
California-Board of Medical Examiners, February 2015.

Professional Memberships

Arthroscopy Association of North America
Awards and Publications
Team Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fairview High School 1996-2003
Physician Member, USA Swimming Sports Medicine & Science Network

Honors and Awards

Fellow – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Cor Et Manus – New York Medical College Award of Distinction
Parents’ Council Award – New York Medical College


Sports Medicine Specialist
Orthopedic Surgeon

Team Physician

Fairview High School, Boulder, Colorado- 1996-2002.
Phoenix Roadrunners, Phoenix, AZ-1995-1996

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