Biography & Education

Dr. Duwelius concentrates his orthopedic practice on adult fracture surgery and total joint reconstruction of the hip and knee. Minimally invasive hip and knee surgery and clinical research in the areas of total joint arthroplasty and fractures of the lower extremity are the major emphasis of his surgical practice. Patient care, development of better hip and knee, clinical pathways to improve patient care and hospital stay are particular areas of interest. Dr. Duwelius is married and has three children. Recreational activities include camping and sports activities with his family, fly-fishing, bicycling and snow skiing.

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Oregon Health Sciences University. Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Member of the American Orthopaedic Association, Orthopaedic Traupma Association, and Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons.
Areas of expertise


M.D., Creighton University College of Medicine
Internship in General Surgery at Chicago Medical School
Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at University of Nebraska Medical Center
Fellowship in Rehabilitation at University of Miami
Fellowship in Fracture Surgery and Adult Reconstruction at University of California, Davis
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Care Locations

Orthopedic + Fracture Specialists
11782 SW Barnes Road
Suite 300
Portland , OR 97225
Fax 503-840-3045