S. Staron is board certified in orthopaedic surgery, by the American
Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He received a Bachelor of Science
degree in bioengineering from the University of Illinois
Urbana-Champaign, followed by a Doctor of Medicine degree from the
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He completed his
residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Fort Wayne Medical Education
Program in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He then completed a sports medicine
fellowship at the Detroit Medical Center where he had the opportunity
to serve as assistant team doctor for the Detroit Tigers, Red Wings,
and Pistons. In practice he has also provided team medical coverage
at the minor league and high school levels.
provides comprehensive care of the musculoskeletal system. This
encompasses treating acute and chronic orthopaedic injuries, with or
without the need for surgery. He has a special interest in treating
athletes of all ages and activity levels. From a surgical
standpoint, his interests include arthroscopic procedures and joint
replacement of the knee and shoulder.
is currently an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic
Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and
the Arthroscopy Association of North America.