Dr. Michael Thieken graduated magna cum laude from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, in 1997. In 1999, he received his master’s degree from Indiana University, Indianapolisn and his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2002.
He completed his Surgical internship in 2003 and his Orthopaedic Surgery residency in 2007 from Fort Wayne (Indiana) Medical Education Program. In 2008, Dr. Thieken completed an Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Fellowship at New Mexico Orthopaedics in Albuquerque.
Dr. Thieken has taken care of a number of athletic teams at the high school, college and professional levels. He is currently the orthopaedic consultant for the DePauw University and Hamilton Heights High School athletic teams.
Dr. Thieken is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.