Dirk W Dolbeare, MD

dr-dolbeare-boulder-centreDirk Dolbeare, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon. He returned to Boulder to join Boulder Orthopedics, now BoulderCentre, after completing his residency at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia. Before attending medical school, Dr. Dolbeare obtained his Masters in Physical Therapy and practiced in New York, Boston and at Boulder Orthopedics. To broaden his orthopedic skills and give his patients complete and comprehensive care, he aspired to orthopedic surgery.


Community Service

  • Orthopedic Advisor for the Bryant Mountain Ski Patrol
  • Orthopedic Advisor for the Boulder Rugby Athletic Club
  • Formerly the team physician for the Richmond Braves minor league baseball team
  • Formerly the Virginia Commonwealth University men’s and women’s basketball teams
  • Physical therapist for the New York Knicks
  • Served as a physician for high school football teams for Richmond Public Schools

Distinctions and Recognition


  • Masters of Physical Therapy from Boston University
  • Medical Degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Internship in General Surgery at the University of Arkansas
  • Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Medical College of Virginia


Dr. Dirk Dolbeare spends his spare time hiking, back-country skiing and mountaineering with his wife and four sons.

To schedule an appointment with Dr Dirk Dolbeare, MD at BoulderCentre for Orthopedics call 303.449.2730
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