Dr. Peter T. Scheffel, MD, is delighted to open his practice, Monument Orthopedics and Sports Trauma, in Fruita – another service provided by Family Health West. Dr. Scheffel is a shoulder, knee and hip arthroscopy specialist. He provides treatment / surgery for adult and pediatric patients who suffer from fractures, sports injuries, acute and degenerative injuries, or other orthopedic conditions.
A graduate of the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Dr. Scheffel is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He completed his internship and residency in the General Surgery and Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Departments of the University of Washington. He also completed an additional fellowship in the subspecialty of sports medicine at the University of Utah Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine.
In addition to his passion of aiding high school students with their sports preventative and injury care, Dr. Scheffel’s life is fulfilled with the love of his wife and their two children. He enjoys living in the Grand Valley with the many athletic activities possible – especially mountain biking Colorado’s biking paradise.