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Dean Ziegler_Academic Profile 2019

Dean Ziegler, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery


Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin-Madison (1982-1986)
Medical school: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison, WI (1985-1989)
Residency: Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana (1989-1994)
Fellowship: Advanced Clinical Experience in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery: University of Washington, Seattle, WA (1994-1995)


Dr. Dean Ziegler was born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin. He received his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he also attended medical school. He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, and went on to complete a fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. He specializes in effective and efficient evaluation and management of shoulder and elbow disorders, including arthroscopy, total shoulder and elbow replacement, and the diagnostic and interventional use of in-office ultrasound. Dr. Ziegler currently practices at Blount Orthopaedic Associates.