Dr. Ian Weber, a complex joint reconstruction surgeon, joined Cornerstone Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in 2015. He is actively involved in the industry as an American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Fellow, and speaker at Pacira Pharmaceuticals/Exparel. His patient care philosophy is to get patients home sooner, with less pain.
Prior to working at Cornerstone Orthopaedics, Dr. Weber graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biochemistry from Austin College in Sherman, TX. Following his undergraduate degree, he completed medical school and completed his residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio. In 2007, he completed his Joint Reconstruction/Trauma Fellowship from Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN and in 2011, he completed his Complex Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Creighton Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Shortly after, Dr. Weber worked at Creighton University Medical Center and at New West Orthopaedics. While he was working at New West, he also served as the Director of the Rapid Knee and Hip Recovery Program at the Kearney Regional Medical Center, where he focused on performing minimally-invasive total hip and knee replacements, as well as partial knee replacements.
When Dr. Weber is not performing a surgery or meeting with patients, he can be found enjoying the outdoors: mountain climbing, trekking, backpacking, or kicking a soccer ball. As an outdoor enthusiast, with an adventurous spirit, he has traveled abroad to Russia, Ecuador, India, Peru, and Ireland.