Daniel Gibbs, MD is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in preservation and reconstruction of the hip, knee, and shoulder. He uses nonoperative, minimally invasive, arthroscopic, and open techniques to improve his patient’s function and return them to the activities that they love.
Dr. Gibbs was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He went to college at the University of Notre Dame, completed his medical school at Georgetown University and performed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Northwestern University. He completed his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at the renowned Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California where he cared for some of the world’s most elite athletes.
Dr. Gibbs has served as a team physician for the University of Southern California (USC) football team, LA Kings and LA Dodgers. He has also cared for athletes of and provided medical coverage for the Chicago Bears, Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Cubs, LA Galaxy, Anaheim Angels, Anaheim Ducks, Northwestern University Athletics, Loyola Marymount University Athletics and USC Athletics.
Dr. Gibbs has an interest in contributing to our understanding of orthopedic conditions. With over 20 publications in peer-reviewed journals and numerous abstracts, presentations, and book chapters, Dr. Gibbs enjoys being able to advance the field of orthopedics through research.
Dr. Gibbs lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and two children. He is eager to give back to the community that has given him so much.