Cum Laude, University of Missouri School of Medicine
2nd Place Resident Fellow Research Award, Cervical Spine Research Society
Alendronate inhibits spine fusion in a rat model.
School of Medicine,
Metzl JA, Bowers MW, Anderson RB. Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fractures: Diagnosis and Treatment. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2021 Dec 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 34932521
Bowers M, Hunt KJ, Metzl J. High-Energy Achilles Tendon Rupture With Associated Medial Malleolus Fracture and Traumatic Peroneal Dislocation: A Case Report. Foot Ankle Spec. 2021 Oct;14(5):438-444. PubMed PMID: 33631990
Bones, Joints and Muscles - Foot and Ankle Injuries and Disorders
Bones, Joints and Muscles
Bones, Joints and Muscles - Fractures
Dr. Metzl serves as head Orthopaedic physician for the Colorado Ballet. He is also the assistant team physician for the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle disorders. His specific interests include forefoot disorders (bunions, hammertoes, hallux rigidus), ankle instability, sports injuries, Achilles ruptures, fractures, arthritis, ankle replacement, flatfoot and posterior tibial tendon disorders. He presents his research at national meetings and is currently working on projects related to minimally invasive Achilles tendon repair, metatarsal fractures in athletes and ankle arthroscopy.
My philosophy of care is a commitment to my patients and their families to deliver care that is supported by the highest order of compassion, innovation, science, and technology.
Dr. Metzl serves as head Orthopaedic physician for the Colorado Ballet. He is also the assistant team physician for the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies.
MD, University of Missouri School of Medicine
BA, University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Program, Orthopedics (2011)
OrthoCarolina Foot & Ankle Institute and Carolinas Medical Center, Foot and Ankle Orthopedics