Six physicians from Methodist Sports Medicine have been named ‘Indy’s Top Doctors’ in the annual survey by Indianapolis Monthly, recognizing them as among the best in their respective fields.
The magazine’s 2015 ratings are based on peer reviews and recommendations by other physicians. “Indianapolis Monthly’s annual Top Doctor’s list answers the burning question, Which specialists do doctors turn to for their medical treatment?” the editors wrote.
The Methodist Sports Medicine physicians recognized are:
John Hur – Orthopedic surgery
Dr. Hur specializes in orthopedic adult hip, knee reconstruction and trauma. He serves as Medical Director of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement as well as Medical Director of Rehabilitation at Indiana University North Hospital.
Thomas Klootwyk – Sports Medicine
Dr. Klootwyk specializes in knee reconstruction, arthroscopic knee surgery and orthopedic sports medicine. Since 1999, he has served as a team physician and orthopedic consultant for the Indianapolis Colts. He serves a similar role at Fishers High School and Indiana State University.
Gary Misamore – Orthopedic surgery
Dr. Misamore specializes in sports medicine and disorders of the shoulder. He has served as orthopedic consultant for the Indianapolis Colts since 1999 and currently holds the same role with Hamilton Southeastern High School. He also served as team physician for Butler University for two decades.
Arthur Rettig – Sports Medicine
Dr. Arthur Rettig specializes in sports medicine and disorders of the upper extremities. He is the team physician and lead team orthopedist for the Indianapolis Colts, and also the orthopedic consultant and team physician to IUPUI and North Central High School.
Lance Rettig – Hand Surgery
Dr. Lance Rettig specializes in disorders of the hand, wrist and elbow and treats acute and chronic conditions of the upper extremity. He also specializes in orthopaedic sports medicine. He has served as orthopaedic consultant for Indiana State University since 2004 and currently holds the same role with Lebanon High School. He previously served as the team physician for Avon High School.
Peter Sallay – Sports Medicine
Dr. Sallay specializes in shoulder and knee reconstruction, arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine. He is the team physician and orthopedic consultant for Cathedral High School athletics, and served a similar role for Hanover College and the Indy Tennis Championships.
“We were already aware that Methodist Sports Medicine has some of the finest physicians in the region, but it’s always an honor to see that sentiment shared by others,” said Dr. Mark Ritter, President of Methodist Sports Medicine. “The fact that the ‘Top Docs’ are determined by ratings from other doctors is a powerful indication of the respect our team has among their peers and local healthcare providers.”