Dr. Jay Deimel is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine for adults and children. He provides a full range of care including fracture/trauma care and general orthopaedics with a special interest in soft tissue problems of the hip, knee and shoulder.
Dr. Deimel performs minimally invasive hip surgery (arthroscopy) for non-arthritic patients, effectively treating bony impingements and labral tears. He also offers ACL and complex multi-ligament knee reconstructions (ACL/PCL/MCL), arthroscopic management of shoulder problems including instability and labral tears, and repair of shoulder dislocations.
Dr. Deimel believes in collaborative, patient-centered care. He pursues conservative, rehab-focused, non-operative approaches whenever possible, recommending surgery when it will be most effective. The goal is to return patients most quickly, safely and fully to their best function and performance.
A native of Erie, Pennsylvania, Dr. Deimel completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Notre Dame, residency training at University of Chicago, and his orthopaedic sports medicine fellowship at Stanford University. He was an assistant team physician for the San Francisco 49ers, Stanford University and University of Chicago athletic teams, among others.
An avid swimmer, Dr. Deimel also enjoys playing tennis, golf and water polo.