We pride ourselves in treating each patient with the utmost respect. Dr. Blackman and his team realize that medical decisions are not one-size fits all. We will help you understand all of your options so that you can make an informed decision that is right for you. We will also be there for you every step of the way to ensure the best possible outcome.
About Dr. Blackman
Dr. Blackman earned his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine, graduating with honors, and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He also completed an orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at the world-famous Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Additionally, Dr. Blackman is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Dr. Blackman has extensive experience serving as a team physician for various high school, amateur, college and professional sports teams. His areas of expertise include sports injuries and disorders of the shoulder, elbow, knee and hip. He also specializes in minimally invasive and reconstructive surgeries in these areas.
A sampling of the procedures Dr. Blackman performs includes hip arthroscopy for impingement and labral tears, ACL reconstruction, articular cartilage restoration (including microfracture, OATS, and ACI), meniscus repair, patellar stabilization surgery, shoulder labrum repair, rotator cuff repair, Tommy John surgery, stem cell & platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections, anterior approach hip replacement, partial & total knee replacement, shoulder replacement, and many others.