Peter Millett is an orthopaedic surgeon and partner at the internationally
renowned Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado. He specializes in disorders of the shoulder, knee, and elbow as well as all sports-related
injuries. Dr. Millett uses advanced open and arthroscopic surgical techniques
to restore damaged joints, ligaments, and bones. His focuses include advanced shoulder arthroscopy,
stabilization surgery and the treatment of athletes with shoulder
injuries. He also has expertise in complex and revision shoulder surgery and total joint
Dr. Millett is listed as one of the Best Orthopedic
Surgeons in the country
and ranked in the top 1 percent of his specialty by the prestigious U.S. News
and World Report. He was also recognized as one of the country’s most "
Outstanding Shoulder Surgeons and Specialists" according to a recent
Becker's Orthopedic & Spine Review report.
2010: Achievement Award, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2010: O’Hara Award, Distinguished Alumnus in Medicine, University of Scranton 2010: Boland Lecturer, Mercy Health system and The University of Scranton 2009: Finalist Caboud Award, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine 2008: Guest Shoulder Surgeon, Utrecht, The Netherlands 2006-present: Best Doctors in America 2004-present: Castle Connelly’s List of America’s Top Doctors 2005: George J. Davies – John A. Gould Award for Excellence in Clinical Inquiry from the Journal of Orthopedic Sports and Physical Therapy 2005: Best scientific exhibit – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2005: Guest surgeon – German Shoulder and Elbow Society – live arthroscopic rotator cuff repair surgery 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010: Guest surgeon – Shoulder consultant to country of Bermuda 2005: Caspari Award, International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine 2005: Finalist – Neer Award, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons 2004: Kilfoyle Award, New England Orthopaedic Society 2004: Finalist – Neer Award, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons 2000: Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Research, Hospital for Special Surgery 1999: Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Research, Hospital for Special Surgery 1999: American Orthopaedic Association-Zimmer National Orthopaedic Residents’ Travel Award 1996: Surgical ‘Intern of the Year’ Award 1995: Dartmouth-Mosenthal Surgical Scholar, Founding Member 1993: Dartmouth Medical School Research Scholar