Tracye J. Lawyer, MD, Ph.D., FAAOS, is recognized by Continental Who’s Who

MERIDIAN, Idaho, June 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Tracye J. LawyerMD, Ph.D., FAAOS, is recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Professional Healthcare Professional for her outstanding career in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine and in recognition of her work at St. Luke’s Clinic Orthopedics

Tracye J. Lawyer, MD, Ph.D., FAAOS, has been the Medical Director of the Cartilage Regeneration Program at St. Luke’s Orthopedic Clinic for the past three years. Dr. Lawyer has always been an athlete, catalyzing her interest in sports medicine. She knows she wants to do medicine since the age of ten. Devoting her career to sports medicine and research, she works in clinical practice and with local sports teams in Nampa and Meridian, ID.

Dr. Lawyer’s passion for healing young athletes so they can rehabilitate and return to sport after injury is what drives him to keep working. As a sports medicine specialist, Dr. Lawyer often treats his patients for cartilage repair and regeneration in children and adults. His other specialties are knee, shoulder and elbow ACL reconstructions, meniscus repairs, meniscal allograft grafts, shoulder instability, knee multi-ligament reconstructions, knee instability patellar, total and reverse shoulder arthroplasty, rotator cuff repair, biceps and tendon repair, ligament reconstruction, and elbow surgery.

Dr. Avocat assisted Stanford University, where she played football and ran on the track. She was named PAC-10 soccer player of the year, was an NCAA track champion in the heptathlon, and earned her bachelor of science degree. Dr. Lawyer went on to earn a medical degree at Ohio State University. She then gained experience with a residency in orthopedic surgery at University of Mississippi Medical Center. Continuing his studies, Dr. Lawyer obtained a doctorate in philosophy and focused his research on the regeneration of cartilage.

Dr. Lawyer is board certified in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS). She completed a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Pittsburghstudying with leaders in the field of sports medicine such as Dr. Freddie Fu and dr. James Bradley. During the fellowship, she gained real-world experience working with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Penguins.

After college, Dr. Lawyer competed in the United States Olympic Track and Field Trials, where she learned valuable skills from some of the best athletes around the world.

Dr. Lawyer is the author of numerous peer-reviewed research articles. She has presented her research at national meetings of physicians.

Today, Dr. Lawyer is the team physician for the Rocky Mountain High School Grizzlies and Boise Hawks. In addition, she works at St. Luke’s Clinic in orthopedics.

Dr. Lawyer blogs on his website,, sharing his valuable knowledge with physicians and future healthcare professionals. Recent topics include “Choosing a Medical Specialty”, “How to Introduce a Patient” and “Letters of Recommendation (LOR)”. Dr. Lawyer was honored with an induction into the Stanford Hall of Fame.

When not working, Dr. Lawyer enjoys spending quality time with her children aged 2, 9 and 10 and taking them to their sports games.

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Contact: Katherine Green516-825-5634, [email protected]

SOURCE Continental Who’s Who

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