Steven W. Michelsen, DO

Board Certified, American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. Michelsen is a native to Texas. He is one of seven siblings and was raised in the the Hurst-Euless-Beford area. After completing undergraduate school at Austin College in Sherman, Texas he attended medical school at the University of Des Moines. It was during medical school in Iowa that Dr. Michelsen met his wife, Lauren Michelsen.

After graduating from medical school in 1996 Dr. Michelsen chose to pursue a medical career in Surgery. After three years of General surgery training at Kern Medical Center in California he decided to further specialize into Orthopedic Surgery. He was able to train in orthopedic surgery at two of the busiest county hospitals in California; Arrowhead Regional Medical Center and Riverside County Regional Medical Center. Upon completing his orthopedic surgery residency he was anxious to return home to Texas.

Best Docs NetworkHe moved with his wife and two young children, Joshua and Carli to Frisco, Texas in October of 2003. He began to practice with his current partner Dr. Bruce Douthit that same year. Upon his return to Texas, Dr. Michelsen became the Team Physician for Centennial High School. You can see him along the side lines at almost every game (surgeries pending).

Dr. Michelsen enjoys all that North Texas has to offer. He participates in many community activities and mostly enjoys time with his family. Dr. Michelsen is a huge sports fan and encourages his children to participate in the many sporting activities in the area.