Joint Replacement – Hip and Knee
Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder
Dr. Dave Clare joined Nebraska Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine in 1999. Born and raised in Lincoln, Dr. Clare completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he was a member of the Cornhusker football team. He also attended and played football at Nebraska Wesleyan. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. His residency was done at the University of Texas Health Science Center followed by a Fellowship in Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstruction
Dr. Clare’s experience as a collegiate athlete complements his sports medicine fellowship training; and his fellowship in adult reconstruction and total joint replacements, enables him to care for a large spectrum of patients—from young athletic individuals to the more mature individual affected by conditions from advanced years. He is one of the team physicians for the University of Nebraska as well as a team physician for Peru State College, Lincoln Southwest and Lincoln East High Schools.
Dr. Clare is married and has two sons. When time allows, he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, exercise, and attending his sons’ sports activities.
B.S.- University of Nebraska-Lincoln/Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1989
M.D.- University of Nebraska Medical Center, 1994
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2002
POST GRADUATE TRAINING
Orthopaedic Internship: Internship – University of Texas, San Antonio, Texas, 1994-1995
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1995-1999
Fellowship in Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstruction: University of Texas Health Science Center, 1999-2000
CLINICAL SUPPORT STAFF
Steve Gabriel, PA-C
Russ U., ATC
Falls City (Mondays)