Steven J. Schafer M.D. Sports Medicine

Steven J. Schafer M.D.

Steven J. Schafer M.D.

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Sports Medicine Specialist

About Dr. Schafer

Dr. Steven Schafer is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in knee and shoulder surgery as well as sports injuries. He completed his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine and arthroscopy at the world-renowned American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr. Schafer treats patients of all ages with special interest in athletic injuries in both the young and aging athletes. Dr. Schafer serves as the sports medicine physician to the Pittsburgh Pirates, U.S. Soccer Team, IMG Academies and State College of Florida.

Dr. Schafer enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. He is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan and a die-hard wolverines fan.

Doctor of Medicine:
University of Michigan

University of Missouri

Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship at American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama

Board Certification:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

SR 64 East
West Bradenton

Common Conditions & Treatments

  • ACL surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacements
  • Meniscus surgery
  • Robot Assisted Total and Partial Knee Replacements
  • Arthroscopy
  • Labral repair
  • Rotator cuff surgery