• Sports Medicine Injuries and Specialty Care of the Elite Level Athlete

    The physicians at OSMCKC are Sports Medicine Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgeons with years of experience caring for the elite level athlete of all ages.

  • Cartilage Restoration and Repair

    Our physicians are experts in the care of cartilage lesions of the knee, elbow, shoulder and hip. Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation (ACI), Osteochondral Autograft Transfer (OATs), microfracture, primary cartilage repair, and cartilage regeneration are techniques individually selected with each patient.

  • Ligament Reconstruction of the Knee

    Procedures perform include:
    Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is surgery to reconstruct the torn ligament of your knee with a tissue graft.

  • Total Knee Replacement

    Total knee replacement (TKR) is a surgical procedure in which the worn out or damaged surfaces of the knee joint are removed and replaced with new artificial parts.

  • Shoulder Surgery including Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair & Reconstruction

    Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and shoulder instability surgery can restore function and stability to the active patient and overhead athlete.

  • Total Shoulder Replacement

    Shoulder joint replacement is a surgical procedure performed to replace the damaged shoulder joint with the artificial implants. Shoulder joint replacement is usually performed when the joint

  • Elbow injuries

    Ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction (Tommy John Surgery) restores function and stability to the overhead athlete with a ligament injury

  • Treatment of Sports Foot/Ankle Injuries, Ankle Arthroscopy and Cartilage Restoration

    Sports injuries occur when playing indoor or outdoor sports or while exercising. Sports injuries can result from accidents, inadequate training, improper use of protective devices, or insufficient stretching or warm-up exercises.

  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapeutic Treatments

    Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is platelet rich concentrated portion of blood plasma. Blood plasma contains vital growth factors that help in repairing the injured tissue and platelets

  • Ankle Arthritis

    Arthritis is inflammation resulting from the degeneration of cartilage in the joint causing pain, swelling, and stiffness in the joints resulting in restricted movements.

Home » Our Surgeons » Christopher W. Peer, MS., MD.

Christopher W. Peer, MS., MD.

Orthopaedic SurgeonThe Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic of Kansas City is pleased to announce the addition of our Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Christopher W. Peer, MS., MD. Dr. Peer received his MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine, having earned his undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech as well as a Master’s Degree in Biochemistry and Microbiology. He then went on to an additional two year fellowship at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the Laboratory of Chemoprevention at the National Cancer Institute. He completed his Orthopaedic Residency at the University of New Mexico and his Sub-Specialty fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City under the direction of Drs. Jon Browne and Cris Barnthouse. He holds a Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine issued by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Peer served as the Head Team Orthopaedic Surgeon for the recently #1 Ranked Michigan Tech Huskies, NCAA Division 1 Hockey Team as well as the entire Michigan Tech and Finlandia University athletic programs. During his Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship year (2005-2006 NFL Season), Dr. Peer assisted Drs. Browne and Barnthouse with their Head Team Physician duties with the Kansas City Chiefs. He continued his experience with the NFL from 2006-2012, attending the NFL Combines, Chiefs Summer Training Camps in St. Joseph, MO, as well as providing occasional side-line coverage for out-of-town Kansas City Chiefs games.

Dr. Peer opened his practice in September, 2015 focusing on orthopaedic sports medicine injuries, as well as a wide range of orthopaedic care, including reconstructive surgery and joint arthroplasty of the shoulder and knee.