Douglass E. Stull, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, and Sports Medicine

Areas of Interest:

All aspects of shoulder and elbow surgeries

Accepting new patients.

4.8 / 5 (Based on 240 Reviews)

Dr. Douglass Stull knew from the time he was in sixth grade that being a physician was his calling.

“I had a science class and the teacher had to go on emergency leave. The substitute really only new anatomy & physiology, so we were taught some basics and I completely fell in love. I knew right then that I wanted to be a physician.”

Dr. Stull earned his medical degree from the University of Texas School of Medicine and completed his fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with special interests in all aspects of shoulder and elbow care, including sports injuries, trauma, joint replacement and joint reconstruction.

Dr. Stull was also on the U.S. national team in Modern Pentathlon, competing at the Olympic level, and continues to be involved with the pentathlon by serving on their international medical committee. He also provides collegiate sports medicine coverage to Division I athletes as a team physician for the University of Kansas.

What advice does he have for his patients?

“Get out there and move. Think about what you can do, not what you can’t when you face an injury or disability.”

Philosophy Of Care

Listen to the patient. They'll tell you everything you need to know about them - what's wrong with them, how they got there, why they're there. I always want my patients involved in their own care. I like to educate patients and let them make their own decision based on those recommendations, so they're a partner in their own care.

At OrthoKansas, you are supported by a team of highly trained experts throughout your treatment and recovery. Learn more about Dr. Stull's team. (pdf)

Doctor's Contact Information

  • Office Phone 785-843-9125

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Medical Areas of Expertise


Collateral Ligament of the Elbow Reconstruction


Education and Training

Medical Degree University of Texas Medical Branch
Residency Carolinas Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery Dept.
Fellowship University of Pennsylvania, Presbyterian Medical Center

Board Certified

American Board Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

  • OrthoKansas
    6265 Rock Chalk Drive
    Suite 1500
    Lawrence, KS 66049
    Phone: Main 785-843-9125
  • Provider also sees patients at:

  • Newman Regional Health
    1301 W. 12th Ave.
    Suite 105
    Emporia, KS 66801
    Phone: Main 620-340-6181

Provider Review Comments

September 30, 2021
Very pleased
September 24, 2021
No bad experience all good.
July 16, 2021
I would always tell anyone that they were very professional and caring.
July 15, 2021
Very, very nice Dr that seems extremely knowledgeable in his profession.
June 24, 2021
My first visit to Dr Stull. very professional, sincere and compassionate were demonstrated. Gave me hope and was encouraging.
May 28, 2021
May 27, 2021
they communicated with each other frequently and it was obvious that Dr Stull listened to his staff!
May 26, 2021
all good. it was a very good appointment and I left feeling uplifted.
May 19, 2021
dr still was thorough, thoughtful, and listened carefully. he outlined all the treatment options with pros and cons and his explanations were great! I REALLY liked him!
May 11, 2021
Love Ortho Kansas!!!
May 11, 2021
Dr. Stull is an excellent physician!!!
May 08, 2021
My appointment with Dr Stull was very good.
May 08, 2021
May 08, 2021
March 17, 2021
very helpful
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