DepartmentsChildren's CenterPediatric and Adolescent MedicineSurgeryOrthopedic SurgerySpecialty GroupsShoulder and Elbow Surgery in RochesterSports Medicine – MinnesotaSports MedicineLocationRochester, MinnesotaLanguagesEnglishExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Conditions treatedArticular cartilage injuryBiceps tearBroken elbowElbow impingementGolfer's elbowLabral tearOsteoarthritisOsteochondritis dissecansShoulder impingement syndromeSports injuryTennis elbow Procedures performedCartilage repairElbow arthroscopyShoulder arthroscopyShoulder replacement surgery InterestsElbow, shoulder and cartilageClinical and basic laboratory research in sports medicine on elbow biomechanics, kinematics, ligament injuries and reconstruction, fractures and fracture fixation, elbow contractures, and elbow arthroscopyDeveloped and published key provocative clinical signs for establishing the diagnosis of such conditions as ulnar collateral ligament injuries in throwing athletes, biceps tendon tears, and instabilityValidation of further provocative clinical signs for establishing the diagnosis of tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, osteochondritis dissecans, chondral injuries, posterior impingement, chronic valgus extension overload, and early arthritisClinical research in documentation of the safety of arthroscopic contracture release of the elbow, elbow contracture release in pediatric patients, arthroscopic treatment of osteochondritis dissecans, and arthroscopic osteocapsular arthroplasty for hypertrophic osteoarthritis from chronic overuse such as with weightlifting and pitchingShoulder research studies including arthroscopic glendoiplasty and osteocapsular arthroplasty for osteoarthritis in athletic and patients, osteolysis of the distal clavicle, and labral/SLAP tearsDynamic labral shear test to diagnose SLAP tears and internal impingementBiomechanics of the elbow and shoulder and cartilage repair techniques Mayo Clinic locations Rochester, Minnesota Driving directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education1989Fellow - Shoulder and Elbow SurgeryMayo Clinic in Rochester1989Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Orthopedic Biomechanics under the supervision of K-N An, PhD, BF Morrey, and EYS Chao PhD, Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory, Rochester MNMayo Clinic in Rochester1988Fellow - Upper Extremity SurgerySt. Michaels Hospital1988Fellow - Arthroscopic SurgeryToronto Western Hospital1988Post-Doc - Under direction of A.R. Poole, PhD, DSc at Joint Diseases Laboratory, Shriner's Hospita,l, McGill Univ., Montreal, CanadaMcGill University1987Resident - Orthopedic SurgeryUniversity of Toronto1984Doctor of PhilosophyUniversity of Toronto1984PhDInstitute of Medical Science, University of Toronto1981InternshipToronto General Hospital1980MDUniversity of Toronto1974Baccalaureate StudiesUnited World College of the Atlantic, South WalesShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications1992Orthopedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery1988Orthopedic SurgeryRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons of CanadaAwards and honors2009ICRS Honorary Lifetime Membership and Complimentary Congress Access for Oustanding Contributions to the Society (ICRS)International Cartilage Repair Society2008Course of the Year Award for 10th Annual Mayo Clinic Advanced Elbow Surgical Skills CourseMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration2005Recognition for Outstanding Arthritis ResearchCentral Chapter, Arthritis Foundation1999Outstanding Faculty MemberMayo School of Continuing Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration1990Scholarship for ResearchMedical Research Council of Canada1990Scholarship for Research on Regulations of Periosteal Neochondrogenesis for Cartilage RegenerationMedical Research Council of Canada1990Award for Research on Regulation of Periosteal Neochondrogenesis for Cartilage RegenerationCanadian Orthopaedic Research and Education (CORE-ACORE)1989McLaughlin FellowshipAwarding Organization1988North American Traveling FellowshipAmerican Orthopaedic Association1988Charles S. Neer Award for 4th Annual Meeting (20 year review of Dutoit staple capsulorrhaphy of the shoulder)American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons1987Kennedy Visiting Professor Award for Best Paper, Annual Senior Orthopaedic Residents' PresentationsUniversity of Toronto1987Gallie-Bateman Award for Best Scientific Research PaperDepartment of Surgery, University of Toronto1985J. Edouard Samson Award for Outstanding ResearchCanadian Orthopaedic Research Society1985J.C. Kennedy Award for Excellence in Sports MedicineOntario Medical Association Section on Sports Medicine1983Zimmer Award for Best Basic Science Research PaperCanadian Orthopaedic Residents' Association1983George F. Pennel Award for Best Clinical or Basic Scientific PresentationCanadian Orthopaedic Residents' Association1983Honorable Mention for Best Research PresentationCanadian Orthopaedic Residents' Association1982Research FellowshipMedical Research Council of Canada1982Zimmer Award for Best Basic Science Research PaperCanadian Orthopaedic Residents' Association1980Straight Honours (83%) GraduationUniversity of Toronto1980Dean's Honour ListUniversity of Toronto1980Dr. Jacob Goldstein Scholarship (OBGYN)Awarding Organization1978COTC Memorial BusaryAwarding Organization1978Bradshaw-Errington BusaryAwarding Organization1978Bradshaw-Errington ScholarshipAwarding Organization1976COTC Memorial AwardAwarding Organization1975Ann Shepard Memorial ScholarshipAwarding Organization1975Gordon Southam ScholarshipAwarding Organization1972ScholarshipOntario Separate School Board1972ScholarshipUnited World College of the Atlantic, Navy League of Canada1972ScholarshipUnited World College of the Atlantic, Marine Club of Toronto1972ScholarshipUnited World College of the Atlantic, Knights of Columbus1972ScholarshipUnited World College of the Atlantic, Jackman FoundationShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2023 - 2032MemberAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery2010Honorary MemberRoyal London Hospital Orthopaedic and Trauma Society2006MemberMusculoskeletal Center Design Development Task Force, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces2006 - presentDirectorShoulder and Elbow Fellowship, Department of Orthopedic Surgery2002 - 2004PresidentInternational Cartilage Repair Society2001ChairOpen Meeting Program Committee, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons2000 - 2002Vice PresidentInternational Cartilage Repair Society2000 - 2001ChairResearch Committee, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons2000ChairClosed Meeting Program Committee, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons1999 - 2000MemberMedical Industry Relations Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees1998 - 2000MemberMultispecialty Surgical Skills Laboratory Task Force, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces1998 - presentMemberOrthopedic Research Executive Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery1992 - presentMemberOrthopedic Basic Research Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery1990 - 1992MemberOrthopedic Research Committee, University of Toronto1990 - 1992MemberHuman Subjects in Experimentation Committee, St. Michaels Hospital1989Co-ChairUpper Extremity Update, St. Michaels Hospital1988Travel FellowAOA/COA North American Traveling Fellowship, Canadian Medical Association1985DirectorScientific Program, Canadian Orthopaedic Residents Association1985 - 1986RepresentativeCanadian Orthopaedic Residents Association1984 - 1997External Grant ReviewerCanadian Arthritis Society ChairMembership Committee, International Cartilage Repair Society MemberOntario Medical Association MemberCanadian Medical Association MemberCollege of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario MemberRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada MemberOrthopaedic Research Society MemberCanadian Orthopaedic Research Society MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society MemberAmerican Association of Clinical Anatomists MemberExecutive Board, International Cartilage Repair Society MemberAmerican Orthopaedic Association MemberAcademy of Medicine, Toronto MemberMinnesota Board of Medical ExaminersShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publicationsResearch activitiesSee a description of research activities. Conditions treatedProcedures performedInterestsMayo Clinic locationsEducationActivities and honors Request an appointment PST-20220372 Doctors & Medical Staff O'Driscoll, Shawn W. M.D., Ph.D.