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Dr. Dustin L. Volkmer

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Dustin Volkmer, a native of Auburn, Nebraska, has joined the staff of Columbus Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Clinic as an orthopedic surgeon. He started seeing patients full-time in October 1, 2013. He had previously been practicing as a Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgeon with Omaha Orthopedic Clinic and Sports Medicine.

Graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2002 from Creighton University, Dr. Volkmer went on to receive his medical degree from the University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine in 2006, where he graduated with distinction. He then completed a five year orthopedic residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago and recently completed a sports medicine fellowship at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. During his fellowship, he served as assistant team physician for several professional and collegiate teams including the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Sparks, University of Southern California, and several junior colleges and high schools. Dr. Volkmer is Board-Eligible with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.

In addition to his practice in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Volkmer specializes in sports medicine with an emphasis on performance enhancement, treatment and injury prevention. He will be working closely with the Athletic Trainers from Athletic Republic, area coaches and local physicians for injury assessment and consultation.


  • Undergraduate: Creighton University, Omaha, NE
  • Medical: University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE


  • Orthopedic Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship: Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Los Angeles, CA

Professional Affiliations

  • Board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Active member of American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Active member Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Member of Nebraska Orthopedic Association

Hospital Affiliations

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Dr. Dustin L. Volkmer

Dustin L. Volkmer, MD

Dr. Volkmer specializes in the treatment of a variety of orthopedic conditions and performs several orthopedic procedures including:

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • General Orthopedics
  • Hip Arthroscopy