A center of

orthopaedics & sports medicine excellence
Athletes from around the world rely on the expertise of The Steadman Clinic and Vail-Summit Orthopaedics, the scientific breakthroughs at Steadman Philippon Research Institute, and therapy provided by Howard Head Sports Medicine. Together, these specialists have made Vail a center of orthopaedic and sports medicine excellence.


History of Howard Head

History of Howard Head


20 Years of Howard Head

Howard Head Sports Medicine has revolutionized and redefined sports medicine. 



    • July 11, 2016
    • Small Town Feel, Big City Care

    • It's certainly not what many people living in, or visiting, Vail imagine when they find themselves in need of emergency healthcare services — after a skiing or automobile accident, perhaps, or a heart... MORE →
    • May 20, 2016
    • Cellular Healing

    • Johnny Huard starts his day with a five-mile run. Like most runners, he loves the endorphins. But the knee pain? Not so much. “I feel it today,” he says, “and I’ll feel it tomorrow.” But he isn’t jus... MORE →
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