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Scott Gleason, DO

Orthopedic Surgeon

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Orthopedics-Southeast Iowa
Regional Medical Center, Fort Madison
Wellness Plaza, Suite 101
West Burlington, IA 52655

Biographical Summary

Dr. Scott Gleason is a board-certified & fellowship trained Shoulder and Sports Medicine Specialist. He treats athletes and active patients of all ages with a focus on arthroscopic/minimally invasive solutions to address shoulder and knee problems. His primary goal is to utilize the most current technology and techniques to restore and repair native tissue and cartilage before considering replacement, although at some point this may be necessary. He also treats a wide variety of fractures and manages injuries involving the elbow, wrist, and ankle. His practice incorporates different injectable treatment options including biologic solutions such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP). Dr. Gleason also provides medical coverage for the local high school athletics programs and works closely with the student athletes at Southeastern Community College. He also participates in peer review for the American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM).


Fellowship – Shoulder and Sports Medicine, University of Minnesota, TRIA Orthopedic Center

Residency - Midwestern University, Chicago

Medical School

Des Moines University


Orthopedic Surgery American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Professional Memberships

  • American Orthopedic Association (AOA)

  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)

  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO)

  • AO Trauma Foundation

  • Mid-America Orthopedic Association

  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, and Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Fractures & dislocations

  • Tendon injuries

  • Ligament injuries

  • Sport injuries

  • Nerve injuries/pain

  • Deformities

  • Arthritis

  • Work injuries

Procedures Performed

  • Rotator cuff repair

  • Labral Repair (Treatment of shoulder instability)

  • Arthroscopic management of Bicep Tendon pathology

  • Shoulder replacement

  • Shoulder replacement revision

  • Shoulder Ligament Reconstruction/Repair

  • Superior Capsular Reconstruction

  • Proximal Humerus and Clavicle Fractures

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction with Autograft & Allograft

  • Revision ACL Reconstruction

  • Pediatric ACL Reconstruction

  • Ligament Repair/Reconstruction

  • Meniscal Repair

  • Patellar (knee cap) Instability Stabilization

  • Cartilage Transplant and Restoration (MACI procedure, Osteochondral Allograft, OATS procedure)

  • Quadriceps & Patellar Tendon Repair

  • Knee Replacement

  • Fractures involving the Femur, Tibia, and Patella

  • Achilles Tendon Repair

  • High ankle sprain, Syndesmotic Injury

  • Ankle Fractures

  • Bicep Tendon Repair

  • Tennis Elbow/Golfer's Elbow

  • Ligament Repair/Reconstruction

  • Cubital Tunnel Release

  • Elbow Fracture

  • Carpal Tunnel Release

  • Trigger Finger Release

  • Wrist/Hand Fractures

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