Dr. Steven Schaeffer

Orthopaedic Hip & Trauma Surgeon
Specializing in Direct Anterior Approach Hip Replacement

Biography

Dr. Steven Schaeffer

Orthopaedic Hip & Trauma Specialist

Steven Schaeffer, DPM is our most recent addition to The Foot and Ankle Wellness Center of Western Pennsylvania. Dr. Schaeffer comes to us from his hometown of Hershey, PA. Prior to attending college, Dr. Schaeffer served a mission for his church in the country of New Zealand.

Following this, he then earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Brigham Young University in Provo, UT in 2008. Upon graduation, he attended podiatry school at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. It was during these years that his love for the profession grew. Dr. Schaeffer continued his clinical and surgical education and training and recently completed a forefoot and reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgical residency program through the Heritage Valley Beaver Podiatric Residency Program.

Dr. Schaeffer is excited to join us in our Monaca, PA office and serve the members of the community with their foot and ankle needs.

EDUCATION

• Fellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma, The Hospital
for Special Surgery, New York, NY
• Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin,
Milwaukee, WI
• Internship, Medical College of Wisconsin,
Milwaukee, WI
• M.D., Northwestern University Medical School,
Chicago, IL

BOARD CERTIFICATION

• Partner, Hinsdale Orthopaedics
• Director, Orthopaedic Trauma, Good Samaritan
Hospital
• Chairman, Department of Surgery, Good
Samaritan Hospital
• Chairman of OR Committee, Good Samaritan
Hospital
• Clinical Instructor, Loyola University Medical
Center
• Clinical Instructor, Direct Anterior Approach
Total Hip Arthroplasty
• Staff Physician, Hinsdale Hospital, Good
Samaritan Hospital

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

• Team Physician, High Performance Network, USA Swimming

AREAS OF SPECIALTY

• Hip
• Knee
• Foot & Ankle
• Trauma
• Injured Worker
• Direct Anterior Hip Replacement
• Trauma/Complex Fracture Management
• Nonunion/Malunion of Fractures
• Pelvic & Acetabulum Reconstructive Surgery
• Knee Replacement

AREAS OF SPECIALTY

• American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
• Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons
• American Medical Association
• Orthopaedic Trauma Association
• AO-ASIF Instructor/Faculty Member
• DuPage County Medical Society
• Illinois Orthopaedic Society

AWARDS AND HONORS

• US News & World Report Top Doctor, Orthopaedics

AWARDS AND HONORS

• Hinsdale Hospital
• Good Samaritan Hospital
• Salt Creek Surgery Center

An integral part of the Hinsdale Orthopaedics team since 1997, Dr. Louis has exceptional surgical skills that are complimented by a personable style and dedication to the highest quality of patient outcomes and satisfaction.