Andrea M. Spiker, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and a dual fellowship trained, Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she specializes in Sports Medicine and Hip Preservation. She is team physician for UW Badger Athletics and provides head orthopedic coverage for the UW Men’s and Women’s Basketball team. Her clinical interests are in the non-operative and operative treatment of all sports and athletic injuries of the hip and knee, with additional expertise in hip arthroscopy, surgical hip dislocation and periacetabular osteotomy. She has authored numerous textbook chapters, review articles, and peer-reviewed studies and has given local, regional, and national talks and presentations in the areas of sports medicine and hip preservation. She is an active member in American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), International Hip Preservation Society (ISHA), Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society, American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Emerging Leaders Forum, Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (RJOS) and the Forum.
Dr. Spiker received her undergraduate degree from Wellesley College in Massachusetts, and prior to entering medical school worked as a speech writer for the National Science Foundation in Washington, D.C. and was a Fulbright Scholar to Berlin, Germany. She then received her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., and completed her orthopaedic surgery residency at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. She then completed two fellowships at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, NY, the #1 orthopaedic hospital in the Nation – the first in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery and the second in Hip Preservation, during which time she was a Fellow Team Physician for the New York Mets (MLB), the New York Rangers (NHL), the New York Liberty (WNBA) and St. Johns University Women’s Soccer (Division 1). After many years on the East Coast, she and her family have returned to the Midwest, and to her birthplace of Wisconsin.
Dr. Spiker's research interests are patient-reported outcomes of orthopedic sports medicine interventions, epidemiology of sports conditions, biomechanics of the hip and knee, and the interaction between the two. She has a particular interest in advancing the field of hip preservation.
- Fellowship - Hip Preservation
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2016-2017
- Fellowship - Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2015-2016
Johns Hopkins Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program, Baltimore, MD, 2010-2015
- Medical Doctorate
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 2010
- Bachelor of Arts
Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA, 2003
Dr. Spiker's clinical interests are in the non-operative and operative treatment of all sports and athletic injuries of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, and ankle, with additional expertise in hip arthroscopy, surgical hip dislocation, and periacetabular osteotomy.
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