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Dr. Gibbs specializes in sports medicine as well as hip, knee and shoulder preservation surgery. He uses nonoperative, minimally invasive, arthroscopic, and open techniques as needed to achieve the best outcomes.

About DR. GIBBS Fellowship Trained Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialist in Sports Medicine & Arthroscopic Surgery

Dr. Daniel Gibbs completed his fellowship in orthopaedic 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. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in orthopaedic surgery as well as orthopaedic sports medicine.

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Minimally Invasive Orthopaedic Surgery

Knee Arthroscopy

Knee arthroscopy is a minimally-invasive surgical procedure to diagnose and treat the knee joint for various conditions such as torn ligaments and menisci,, inflamed synovial tissue, damaged articular cartilage, loose fragments of bone or cartilage, patella (kneecap) problems, knee sepsis (infection)

What Patients are Saying

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    I was very impressed with the professionalism and expertise of Dr. Gibbs and his amazing team at Heiden Orthopedics. Dr. Gibbs performed a successful knee surgery on me in July. He is very patient and...

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    He has been fantastic! Both of my children had hip and knee injuries. He was knowledgeable and knew exactly what was wrong. He wasn’t over zealous and recommended surgeries for their injuries. When ...

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    I had been experiencing a ton of pain in my left knee two years post surgery, as well as my right. I heard a ton of good things about Dr. Gibbs & decided to make an appointment. Right off the bat he w...

    ~ RyleiH ~
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    Dr. Daniel Gibbs was the best surgeon I've ever worked with and I highly recommend him. In January I tore my medial meniscus and was unable to fully heal the tear with physical therapy, so in May I co...

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    Dr. Gibbs is absolutely amazing. He's not just a great doctor, but he's also a great person. I cant't say enough good things about him and everybody who works with him at the practice.

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In The News

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Dr. Gibbs was honored to be named the 2021 Best Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Gibbs was honored to be named the 2020 Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Utah by CityWeekly.

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AOSSM Delegate

In May of 2019, Dr. Gibbs was elected by Salt Lake City and Utah sports surgeons to be their representative on the American Orthopaedic Society...

Research

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Shoulder Injuries in American Football Athletes

Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior Tears in the National Football League...

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Spine Injuries in American Football Athletes

Pre-existing Lumbar Spine Diagnoses as a Predictor of Outcomes in National Football League Athletes....

Blog

  • Staying Safe on  the Slopes - Daniel Gibbs MD

    Staying Safe on the Slopes

    Skiing is a safe and fun endeavor that the whole family can enjoy. Nobody wants to get injured while skiing ......

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  • When would I consider a PRP injection for myself? - Daniel Gibbs MD

    When would I consider a PRP injection for myself?

    Patients often ask me about PRP. PRP stands for platelet rich plasma. It is a liquid that is obtained from a patients’ blood...

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  • Acute Management of Sprains and Strains - Daniel Gibbs MD

    Acute Management of Sprains and Strains

    As summer approaches, and we change our activities from skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing to hiking, running...

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  • How to pick an orthopaedic surgeon? - Daniel Gibbs MD

    How to pick an orthopaedic surgeon?

    A decade of medical training (4 years of medical school, 5 years of residency and 1 year of fellowship) has put me in contact..

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