Matthew T. Houdek, M.D.


  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  • Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • Extremity Bone Sarcomas
  • Pelvic Sarcoma
  • Limb Salvage and Reconstruction
  • Pediatric Sarcoma
  • Metastatic Bone Disease
  • Tissue Regeneration
  • Wound Healing
  1. 2016
    ResidencyDepartment of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2016
    ResidentOrthopedic Surgery, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2016
    MS - Orthopedic SurgeryMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2011
    MD - MedicineUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine
  5. 2005
    BS - BiologyUniversity of Redlands

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Best Clinical paper at 2017 annual meetingMusculoskeletal Tumor Society
  2. 2016
    H.A. Peterson Best Clinical PaperMayo Clinic Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  3. 2015
    Best Clinical PaperH.A. Peterson Scholarly Writing Competition Award
  4. 2015
    Chitranjan Ranawat AwardKnee Society
  5. 2013
    AAOS Clinician Scholar Development ProgramAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  6. 2012
    Best Poster "Successful Prosthetic Rehabilitation Following Hip Disarticulation and Hemipelvectomy"Mayo Clinic Young Investigators Research Symposium 2012
  7. 2011
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical SocietyUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine
  8. 2011
    Honors in Research AwardUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine
  9. 2001
    Varsity LetterMen's NCAA Basketball Team, University of Redlands

Professional memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    Resident MemberMusculoskeletal Tumor Society