Dr. Sporer specializes in hip, knee, and joint replacement. He has special interests in primary and revision arthroplasty surgery, including the anterior and posterior approach to hip replacement, and minimally invasive techniques.
A medical graduate from the University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, Dr. Sporer completed his residencies at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford. In addition, he served as an adult reconstruction fellow at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He is Board Certified to the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Sporer is currently on the board of directors for The American Joint Replacement Registry and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. His areas of research include long-term follow-up studies of the hip, complications associated with total knee replacement, and the regional variation in medicine.
Dr. Sporer is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and Hip Society.
- Hip reconstruction and replacement
- Knee reconstruction and replacement
- Minimally invasive surgery
- Anterior hip replacement
Outcome studies of total joint replacement
AAOS Record of Disclosure
Medical Consultant for: DJO Surgical, Osteoremedies and Pixarbio
Clinical Support Staff
- Angela Rodriguez (SEC)
- Margaret DePratt (SEC)
- Lauren Opila (PA)
- Allison Murray (RN)
Education / Certifications
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH - Orthopaedic Surgery
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL - Adult Reconstruction
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