The surgeons of Orthopedic Specialists have combined their training and experience to treat a multitude of orthopedic conditions and injuries for patients in Fort Dodge, Belmond, Clarion, Garner, and Humboldt. Our three specialists are renowned for their work in virtually every orthopedic subspecialty, including spine care, sports medicine, total joint replacement & revision surgery, trauma, and physical therapy services. With compassion and expertise, Orthopedic Specialists’ surgeons are dedicated to providing you with the progressive, individualized care that you deserve.
Gautam Kakade, MD
Joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee, and shoulder; trauma and fracture surgery of the hip, wrist, shoulder, and extremities; sports medicine injuries in the shoulders, knees, ankles, and ligaments; carpal tunnel surgery; and workers’ compensation injuries
Gandhi Medical College in Hyderabad, India (medical), Dundee University (Master of Orthopedic Surgery)
Wenlock District Hospital, Kasturba Medical College in Mangalore (Orthopedic and Trauma); National Health Service in the United Kingdom (Orthopedic Surgery); Easton Hospital in Easton, PA (General Surgery) Easton Hospital in Easton, PA (Internal Medicine)
Center for Hip & Knee Surgery, St. Francis Hospital in Mooresville, IN (Joint Replacement and Arthroplasty)
A fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in Scotland; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Iowa Orthopaedic Society, American Medical Association, Indian Orthopaedic Association
Enjoys playing table tennis and bridge