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Travis Liddell

Travis Liddell, MD

Specializing in Sports Medicine, Orthopedics, and Joint Replacement Surgery

Office Information

About Me

“I would be honored to care for you or your family with any of your orthopedic concerns or injuries to the best of my ability.”

Military Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Liddell has an extensive background serving as an orthopedic surgeon for the United States military. In 2010, he was deployed to Iraq with the 28th Combat Support Hospital. He provided acute trauma and orthopedic care to American soldiers, Iraqi soldiers and civilians, British Allied soldiers and other supporters from various nations.

Expanded Experiences

Before his deployment in 2010, Dr. Liddell served as an orthopedic surgeon at Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, N.C. Here, he received extensive experience in sports medicine, arthroscopy, trauma and joint replacement while serving athletes, soldiers and veterans.

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Dr. Liddell specializes in orthopedics and sports medicine with special focus on:

  • General orthopedic surgery
  • Sports medicine
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee, shoulder, ankle, and elbow
  • Hip, knee, and shoulder replacement surgery
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Orthopedic trauma
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and shoulder surgery
  • Direct anterior/muscle sparing hip replacement surgery

Personal Interests

In his free time, Dr. Liddell enjoys an active lifestyle of golfing, working out, skiing, traveling, fly fishing and pheasant hunting. He and his wife have two small children, keeping them both very busy!



Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Illinois


Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, Orthopedic Surgery


Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, Surgery

Teaching or Professional Positions

As a medical mission volunteer, Dr. Liddell instructed surgical residents in the Pan African Academy of Christian Surgeons Surgical Residency Program at Tenwek Hospital in Bomet, Kenya. He welcomed the challenge of treating patients of all ages each requiring unique medical care.

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • Bronze Star Medal, United States Army
  • Iraqi Campaign Medal and Star


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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