Dr. Michael D.  Butcher M.D., Orthopedist

Dr. Michael D. Butcher M.D.


14651 S Bascom Ave #280 Los Gatos CA, 95032



Dr. Michael Butcher is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Los Gatos, CA. Dr. Butcher specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Butcher tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.

Education and Training

West Virginia University

Wv Univ Sch of Med, Morgantown Wv 1966

West Virginia University School of Medicine 1966

Naval Academy of Medicine 1972

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS

Provider Details

Dr. Michael D. Butcher M.D.
Dr. Michael D. Butcher M.D.'s Expert Contributions

Areas of expertise and specialization

ArthroscopyJoint ReplacementTrauma

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Local Public Speaking -
  • Stanford University Residency Presentations -


  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis


  • Naval Hospital, Orthopedic Surgery; Baylor Coll Of Med, Flexible Or Transitional Year
  • Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth) Program
  • U.S. Navy Hospital Oakland and the University of California at San Francisco

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Naval Hospital, Orthopedic Surgery; Baylor Coll Of Med, Flexible Or Transitional Year
  • Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth) Program


  • Baylor College of Medicine, Ben Taub Hospital

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Articles and Publications

  • Published Article

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Keeping his nose to the grindstone, showing up on time, diagnosing, treating and curing.

Philanthropic Initiatives

  • He piloted aircraft and served as a flight surgeon for 12 years in the Navy.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Resting, Water Skiing, Snow Skiing, Swimming, Spending Time With Grandchildren

Favorite professional publications

  • Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

  • Good Samaritan Hospital ( San Jose
  • CA )

Accepted Insurance

+ See all 4 Insurance

Dr. Michael D. Butcher M.D.'s Practice location

14651 S Bascom Ave -
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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New patients: 408-356-0444, 408-448-4876
Fax: 408-402-0912, 408-356-7818, 408-448-1185

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