Dr. Micah Worrell spent the majority of his childhood in rural Missouri before settling and being married in Colorado as an adult. As a competitive long and short course triathlete, Dr. Worrell understands the demands placed on an active body related to both acute and chronic injuries. Dr. Worrell is a dedicated Osteopathic physician and orthopedic surgeon who has made it his priority to understand and treat his patients as a complete person, helping them return to an active and fulfilling life as quickly and safely as possible.

Fellowship trained in both hand/wrist as well as shoulder/elbow surgery, Dr. Worrell is specifically interested in any disorder that negatively impacts a patients lifestyle and activity level. From shoulder arthritis and rotator cuff injury to trigger finger, carpal tunnel, and thumb arthritis he takes pride in working in partnership with his patients to provide both non operative and operative avenues to attain their desired level of activity and comfort.

Please review Dr. Worrell’s list of credentials and contact our practice for more information or to make an appointment at (303) 344-9090.

Specialties

  • Minimally invasive endoscopic carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel release; trigger fingers; hand, wrist and thumb arthritis; hand and wrist fractures; wrist arthroscopy.
  • Shoulder replacement surgery, arthroscopic rotator cuff and labral repair.
  • Non-surgical treatment of Dupuytren’s disease using collagenase injection therapy

Treatment of Common Problems With 

  • Hand and Wrist
  • Arm, Forearm and Elbow
  • Shoulder

Interests Outside of Orthopedic Surgery 

  • Long and short course triathlons
  • Cycling
  • Family

Education

  • Fellowship – Hand and upper extremity surgery, University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Residency – Orthopedic surgery, Mercy St Vincent Medical Center Toledo, Ohio
  • Medical school – Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. Sigma Sigma Phi National Honor Society
  • Bachelor or Science – University of Colorado, Denver

Certification

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Memberships/Affiliations 

  • Colorado Medical Society
  • American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand