Michael McKee, MD
Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Physician Executive Director,
Banner – University Medicine Orthopedic and Spine Institute

Department Contact:
Jorge Aquino-Rodriguez​
Phone: 602-827-2905

Michael McKee, MD

Brief Bio

Michael McKee, MD, is a board-certified, world-renowned orthopaedic surgeon, who has received numerous awards and distinctions for his research in orthopaedic trauma and upper extremity surgery. He was appointed as the inaugural department chair of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2017.

Prior to joining the college, he worked as a surgeon at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada, and was a professor of surgery at the University of Toronto.

Dr. McKee completed his fellowship training in orthopaedic trauma and lower and upper extremity reconstruction from Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, and a fellowship at Toronto East General Hospital. He completed his bachelor’s degree at University of Toronto in Canada.

Dr. McKee is a member of numerous professional associations, including the American Orthopaedic Association and AO International. In addition, he was just named president of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.