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. 



    • 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 →
    • May 9, 2016
    • High School Athletes to Receive Free Physicals

    • VAIL, CO — Vail Valley Medical Center, The Steadman Clinic and Eagle County Paramedic Services will provide free high school pre-participation physicals for all Eagle County student-athletes on Saturd... MORE →
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