Orthopedics at Cody Regional Health

Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation in Northwest Wyoming

For all appointment and inquiries please call 307-578-2180. We look forward to serving you!

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Meet Our Team

Mark Ryzewicz, MD

Mark Ryzewicz, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in general orthopedic surgeries, hip and knee reconstruction, orthopedic sports medicine, and foot and ankle reconstruction.

Christopher Rice, MD

Dr. Rice is a board-certified orthopedic provider who specializes in hand and wrist surgery. Dr. Rice completed his hand surgery fellowship from HealthPartners Institute Regional Hospital, St. Paul, MN and his orthopedic surgery residency with the University of Wisconsin Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation.

Stephen Emery, MD

Stephen Emery, MD is a fellowship-trained surgeon practicing throughout the Big Horn Basin. He specializes in orthopedic, arthroscopic, and spinal outpatient surgeries. Dr. Emery is dedicated to ensuring his patients receive the best in care and quality while keeping costs down.

Clint Merritt, PA-C

Clint Merritt, PA-C completed his Physician Assistant program at Rocky Mountain College and returned to Wyoming after graduation. He has 10 years of conservative and surgical orthopedic experience in the Cody and Big Horn Basin area. He enjoys helping people find solutions so they can return to their daily and recreational activities.

Frank Schmidt, MD

Frank Schmidt, M.D. is our Orthopaedic Service Line Medical Director. Dr. Schmidt has been practicing Orthopaedics for over 30 years and has extensive knowledge in Robot-Assisted Knee Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Total Joint Replacement, Fractures and Trauma, Pediatric Orthopedics, Arthritis, Sports Medicine & Injuries, Foot and Ankle Care and Surgery. Dr. Schmidt graduated from the University Of Oklahoma Baylor College Of Medicine and completed his residency with The University of Oklahoma General Surgery.

Sterling Fenwick, PA-C

Sterling Fenwick, PA-C is a native of northern Utah and is excited to work in the Cody area for the abundant outdoor and agricultural opportunities. He graduated from physician assistant school in 2014 in upstate New York from Albany Medical College. Before joining Cody Regional Health, he worked in orthopedics for 4 years in Logan Utah and Alamogordo New Mexico, and has also practiced in family medicine and urgent care settings. He is fluent in Spanish and has experience with hand and wrist surgery, sports medicine, general orthopedics, and both robotic and traditional joint replacement surgery.

  • Mission

    To provide extraordinary healthcare to those we serve by people who care.

  • Vision

    The first choice for those who aspire to heal, be healed and lead healthier lives.

  • Key Values

    Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation and Collaboration.