Dr Benjamin W Sears MD
Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder and Elbow

Western Orthopaedics
1830 Franklin Street, Suite 450
Denver, CO 80218-1217


Orthopaedic Specialist, Disorders of the Shoulder and Elbow

A Colorado native, Dr. Benjamin Sears received his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Colorado State University in Fort Collins. He then went on to earn a Master of Science degree in Pharmacology from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. In 2005, he graduated from Loyola University Medical School in Chicago, earning his Doctor of Medicine degree and graduating in the top third of his class.

Dr. Sears stayed at Loyola University to complete his surgical residency in Orthopaedics. At Loyola, one of the busiest Level 1 trauma centers in Chicago, Dr. Sears became comfortable in managing acute trauma and fracture care throughout the entire skeleton. He published several original articles on the relationship of the immune-inflammatory response to orthopaedic trauma management. Dr. Sears’ article, “Binge alcohol exposure modulates rodent expression of biomarkers of the immunoinflammatory response to orthopaedic trauma,” was published in the esteemed Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) in 2011. At Loyola, Dr. Sears received formal training in surgical treatments of the hand, hip, knee and sports injuries, and trained under Dr. Guido Marra, developing an interest in advanced shoulder and elbow surgery.