Affiliate Dr. Craig YagerOrthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Mid-America Orthopedics Kansas City, is proud to welcome Dr. Craig A. Yager, MD. Dr. Yager is a talented orthopedic surgeon and Fellowship Trained in Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery.
  Dr. Yager graduated Cum Laude with honors from the University of Missouri – Columbia with Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences. He then completed his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Missouri - Columbia. Immediately following, Dr. Yager attended the University of Kansas in Wichita where he completed his General Surgery Internship and Orthopedic Surgery Residency. Dr. Yager then concluded his training with a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the San Diego Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship Program.

  Dr. Yager brings years of experience treating athletes from all levels, from High School through Collegiate and Professional Programs. He specializes in providing comprehensive care for conditions of the shoulder, knee, hand and wrist. His fellowship gives him further expertise in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgeries, including total and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. His experience extends to include total joint replacement. Dr. Yager is accepting new patients now.

Background

Medical Education

San Diego Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellow Program, San Diego, CA – Sports Medicine Fellowship
University of Kansas, Wichita, KS - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
University of Kansas, Wichita, KS – General Surgery Intern
University of Missouri-Columbia, College of Arts & Sciences, Columbia, MO – Doctor of Medicine
University of Missouri-Columbia, College of Arts & Sciences, Columbia, MO – Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences

Certifications

LICENSURE

Kansas State Medical License, 2018 (active)
California State Medical License, 2017 (active)
Missouri State Medical License, (pending)

Professional Societies

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy Associate of North America