Dr. Asheesh Bedi is the Gehring Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan. He is the Chief of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery and the Head Orthopaedic Team Physician for the University of Michigan Athletic Department. He is a team physician for the Detroit Lions and the lead orthopaedic consultant for the NBPA.
Dr. Bedi specializes in both arthroscopic and open surgery for athletic injuries of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. Dr. Bedi graduated Summa Cum Laude from Northwestern University. He graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School and remained in Ann Arbor to pursue residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan. After residency, Dr. Bedi completed a two-year fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medical College in New York. He also pursued additional dedicated training in arthroscopic hip surgery for young athletes.
Dr. Bedi was recognized in both 2008 and 2009 for orthopaedic research and tendon-bone healing studies. He is a two-time recipient of the Neer Award of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) and Cabaud Award from the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM). He was nominated by his peers in both 2015 and 2016 as a local and regional “Top Doc” as well as by Castle Connolly in 2016. He has authored over three hundred articles, chapters, and peer-reviewed publications on shoulder, elbow, knee, and hip injuries in athletes and is a member of the prestigious Herodicus Society.