Thomas Sachtleben, MD

Thomas Sachtleben, MD

Dr. Tom Sachtleben is a board-certified sports medicine specialist who has patient appointments at our Fort Collins and Loveland, CO, offices.

He also sees patients at the CSU Health Network — Hartshorn Center on the Colorado State University campus.

Dr. Sachtleben has extensive experience in sports medicine and non-surgical orthopaedics, including appointments as team physician for the U.S. Ski Team and the Colorado Rockies. He also works with high school teams in Fort Collins.

Dr. Sachtleben holds board certification in sports medicine from the American Board of Family Medicine. He completed a fellowship program in sports medicine;

In addition, he has fellowship (advanced) training in sports medicine. Dr. Sachtleben completed his sports medicine fellowship at Moses Cone Hospital and Murphy/Wainer Orthopedics in Greensboro, N.C. Fellowships provide an additional year of focused experience in a specialized area of medicine.

Dr. Sachtleben completed his residency training program at the University of Florida.

He joined OCR in 2008, following three years in practice at Associates in Family Medicine.

He previously practiced in Colorado Springs and Steamboat Springs for seven years.

Dr. Sachtleben takes care of patients from OCR’s service area of northern Colorado, Wyoming, and western Nebraska.

Outside of medicine, he enjoys the Colorado outdoors and spending time with his family.



  • Member, Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies
    2008 — Present
  • Private Practice, Colorado Springs, Steamboat Springs, Fort Collins
    1997 — 2008
  • Fellowship in Sports Medicine
    1996-1997 — Moses Cone Hospital and Murphy/Wainer Orthopedics, Greensboro, NC
  • Residency in Family Medicine
    1993-1996 — University of Florida/Alachua General Hospital, Gainesville, FL
  • M.D.
    1993 — University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
  • M.S.
    1989 — University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
  • B.A.
    1987 — Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE



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