Jeffrey R Gagliano, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Phone Number: 303-665-0286

Fax: 303-666-5112

Provider Bio

Dr. Jeff Gagliano, originally from Smithtown, NY, graduated with honors from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY with a Bachelor of Sciences in Biology and minor in Microbiology. He was a student athlete during college, playing on the Cornell men’s lacrosse team. Between undergrad and graduate school, he lived in Vail, CO, working as a Beaver Creek ski patroller and white-water guide. He was valedictorian for his master’s degree in physiology at Columbia University in NYC, performing and publishing research in cardiovascular physiology and the immunogenetics of maternal-fetal HIV transmission.

He received his MD with honors at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver, CO, during which time, he continued working with Breckenridge Ski Patrol. He completed general and orthopedic surgery residency training at the University of California, San Francisco. During medical school and residency, his orthopedic research interests included the molecular biology of fracture healing and upper extremity trauma.

Jeff continued his training with a one-year Sports Medicine fellowship at the Steadman Hawkins Clinic Denver. He provided orthopedic care and game coverage for the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies. His clinical and research interests lie in shoulder and knee disorders, sports medicine and arthroscopy, as well as general orthopedics, including trauma and fracture care and all ski-related injuries. He currently serves as a team physician for the USA Ski Team and USA Men’s Rugby team. He has also been active with orthopaedic care and sports medicine program development for Adams County High School Athletics and athletes and as team physician for Skyview Academy.

Dr. Gagliano appreciates free time spent with his wife and 2 children. He is an outdoor sports enthusiast, including skiing, mountaineering, lacrosse, mountain biking, fishing, surfing and golf.