As a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Damer specializes in the treatment of hip and knee arthritis. His surgical expertise includes total hip replacement, total and partial knee replacement and Mako SmartRobotics hip and knee replacement. Dr. Damer earned his doctorate in osteopathy at Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. After medical school, Dr. Damer completed an internship in traditional osteopathy and his residency in orthopedic surgery at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. Dr. Damer completed additional fellowship training in adult reconstruction surgery at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery, he has been practicing at Central Indiana Orthopedics since 2009.