Michael P. Palmer, MD

Michael P. Palmer, MD


Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

Areas of Interest

sports medicine, arthroscopy of the shoulder, hip and knee, arthroplasty of the shoulder (anatomic and reverse), hip (including anterior approach), knee (including robotic assisted and partial replacements), joint preservation, cartilage restoration, complex soft tissue reconstruction of the knee and shoulder

Michael P. Palmer, MD is a fellowship-trained, board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in orthopedic sports medicine. He specializes in arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, hip, and knee, as well as joint replacement surgery. Dr. Palmer earned his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine. He then completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Allegheny General Hospital. Upon graduation, Dr. Palmer entered active duty military service with the United States Air Force serving as a staff orthopedic surgeon at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio from 2014-2017. After fulfilling his military commitment, he completed the Orthopedic Sports Medicine fellowship at Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center. Dr. Palmer is a fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, an emerging leader of American Orthopedic Association, member of International Society for Hip Arthroscopy, member of Arthroscopy Association of North America, member of American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, member of Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons, Herodicus Society traveling fellow, and teaching faculty at Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center, Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Dr. Palmer has specific research interests including: biomechanical stability of the knee, cost effective medicine, infection prevention, and clinical outcomes research in the shoulder, hip, and knee. Outside of treating patients, Dr. Palmer enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, golfing, and training for half-marathons.

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Practice Name

  • The Christ Hospital Physicians - Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine


  • Male

Languages Spoken

  • English

Board Certification

  • Am Bd of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surg.)


  • Drexel University College of Medicine(Professional Education)
  • Allegheny General Hospital(Internship Program)
  • Allegheny General Hospital(Residency Program)
  • Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center(Fellowship Program)

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January 2019
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November 2018


Primary Location

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Liberty Township
The Christ Hospital Medical Center - Liberty Township

6939 Cox Rd.
Suite 370

Liberty Township, OH 45069

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39.374931 -84.3628433
Phone: 513-791-5200 513-791-5200
Fax: 513-791-5229
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The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Montgomery
11140 Montgomery Rd.
Suite 1100
Cincinnati  OH,  45249
39.2662369 -84.3310736
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Red Bank
The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Red Bank
4460 Red Bank Expwy.
Suite 110
Cincinnati  OH,  45227
39.1552999 -84.4035597
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Phone: 513-791-5200 513-791-5200
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