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Department of Orthopedics

Department of Orthopedics

CU Orthopaedics Welcomes Dr. John Froelich

Joined Hand Faculty in September 2012

AURORA, Colorado – September 1, 2012 - The University of Colorado School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedics is pleased to announce the arrival of John Froelich, MD to its Orthopaedic Hand faculty as of September 1, 2012. Dr. Froelich graduated from the Centre College in Danville, Kentucky before attending medical school at Southern Illinois University. After his Orthopaedic Residency at Southern Illinois, Dr. Froelich went on to become a fellow at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Dr. Froelich's philosophy is that injuries to the upper extremity can have a profound effect on one’s ability to perform their daily activities. He strives to create a treatment plan that will allow the patient to get back to their busy life in a safe and efficient manner. Dr. Froelich evaluates and treats a wide range of condit​ions and injuries involving the hand, wrist, and elbow. Specific conditions include but are not limited to carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, trigger fingers, fractures of the hand, wrist, and elbow, chronic or acute tendon or nerve injuries, and rheumatoid arthritis. Dr. Froelich manages these medical conditions both non-operatively and surgically based on whit is in the patient's best interest.

For more information, contact:

University of Colorado Department of Orthopaedics
Anschutz Medical Campus, Academic Office 1
12631 E. 17th Avenue, Mailstop B202, Aurora, CO 80045
Email:  |  Web:  |  Tel: 303.724.1030

*Press release is available HER​E in Adobe Acrobat PDF format​