Darren Keiser, MD - Orthopedic Specialist

Dr. Darren Keiser grew up in Nebraska, graduating from Millard North High School in Omaha. He is the oldest of nine children. He is an Eagle Scout. Dr. Darren Keiser is fluent in Spanish, since returning from a volunteer two-year mission in Guatemala.

He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brigham Young University. He graduated with High Distinction from The University of Nebraska Medical Center, as one of the top three students in his medical school class. He was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society. He completed his orthopedic residency at the respected Campbell Clinic in Memphis, TN. 

Dr. Darren Keiser practiced at the Methodist Physicians Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center from 2003-to 2020. He currently practices at MD West One. He was given the “Outstanding Young Nebraskan” award by the Nebraska Jaycees in 2008. He has been the honored recipient of several “Methodist Meaning of Care” awards. He is a member of the Nebraska Orthopedic Society and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also a diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, passing his recertification exam in the top 93rd percentile of all practicing orthopedic surgeons. Dr. Keiser has dedicated much of his life to helping his patients optimally recover from their orthopedic ailments and works diligently to achieve happy outcomes.

Dr. Keiser is an active volunteer in church, charitable organizations, and the community. He loves spending time with his wife, six children, and grandchildren. He enjoys travel, the outdoors, music, and athletics.


Residency: University of Tennessee: The Campbell Clinic, Memphis, TN
Internship: Methodist Hospitals, Memphis, TN
Medical School: University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Undergraduate: Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Professional Memberships & Certifications:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Nebraska Orthopedic Association


  • Femoral Fractures
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fractures
  • Hip Muscle Strains
  • Runner's Knee (Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome)
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Bursitis
  • Meniscus Tears
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee
  • Broken Knee Cap
  • Patella Tendon Rupture
  • Shin Splints
  • Snapping Hip Syndrome
  • Thigh Muscle Strains
  • Tibial Fractures
  • Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)
  • Acromioclavicular Injuries
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Biceps tendon Rupture
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Broken Shoulder
  • Burners & Stingers
  • Collarbone Fracture
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Tendon Inflammation
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Golfer's Elbow
  • Hill Sachs Lesion
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Loose Shoulder (Instability)
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Blade Fracture
  • Shoulder Bursitis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Shoulder Socket Fracture
  • SLAP Tear
  • Snapping Shoulder Syndrome
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Tricep Tendonitis
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Colles' Fracture
  • De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fractures
  • Wrist Sprains & Strains
  • Wrist Tendonitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Ankle Sprains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Foot & Ankle Stress Fractures
  • Foot & Ankle Trauma
  • Broken Toe or Metatarsal
  • Gout
  • Heel Pain
  • Jones Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sports-related Injuries


Some orthopedic injuries will require surgery, some will not. Whatever the case, Dr. Keiser will work with you to find the best treatment for you. He offers both surgical and non-surgical treatments, including:

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Femur Fracture Fixation
  • Hip Fracture Treatment
  • Injections
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Loose Body Removal
  • Meniscus Repair
  • Partial Meniscectomy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Acromioclavicular Reconstructions
  • Arthroscopic Bankart Repair
  • Arthroscopic Capsular Release
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Cubital Tunnel Release at the Elbow
  • Fracture Treatment
  • Broken Shoulder Surgery
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Shoulder Impingement Surgery
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • SLAP Repair
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Cyst Removal
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dislocation Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Ankle Fracture Surgery
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Surgery
  • Arthritis Care and Treatment
  • Non-surgical treatments such as splints, casts, exercise, and strength-building programs, pain management, and rehabilitative therapy

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