About Dan Schaper

Dr. Dan Schaper is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with Research Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Kansas City, Mo. He is affiliated with Research Medical Center. Dr. Schaper's areas of clinical focus include general orthopedics, sports medicine and joint replacement. He offers more than 30 years of patient care experience and has been recognized as a Healthgrades Honor Roll physician. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.


Medical School
University of Kansas Medical School

Surgery-Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Orthopedic Surgery-Southern Illinois University of Medicine

Certifications & Memberships

Am bd Orthopedic Surgery status: certified 


Research Medical Center



Procedures & Conditions

Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery, Ankle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation, Ankle Fusion, Arm Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation, Arthroplasty, Arthroscopy, Carpal Tunnel Release, Clavicle Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation, Elbow Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation, Femur Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation, Hip Pinning, Hip Replacement Surgery, Hip Resurfacing, Injectable Corticosteroids, Joint Aspiration, Knee Ligament Repair, Knee Replacement Surgery Procedure, Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction, Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement, Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement, Posterior Tibialis Tendon Surgery, Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement, Rotator Cuff Repair, Tibia/Fibula Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation, Joint Replacement Surgery, Hip Replacement Surgery, Knee Replacement Surgery,Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Arthritis of the Shoulder, Elbow Pain and Problems, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow), Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's or Baseball Elbow), Foot Pain and Problems, Fractures, Treatments For Bone Fractures, Distal Radius Fracture (Wrist Fracture), Humerus Fracture (Upper Arm Fracture), Olecranon Fracture (Elbow Fracture), Scapula Fracture (Shoulder Blade Fracture), Ulna and Radius Fractures (Forearm Fractures), Growth Plate Fractures, Hip Fracture, Hand Pain and Problems, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Hip Impingement, Knee Pain and Problems, ACL Tear Treatment and Reconstruction, ACL Injury or Tear, Ligament Injuries to the Knee, Torn Meniscus, Osteoporosis, Bone Cysts, Patellar Instability, Ulnar, Shoulder Pain and Problems, AC Joint Problems, Frozen Shoulder, Partial Rotator Cuff Tear, Rotator Cuff Tendinitis, Shoulder Bursitis, Shoulder Instability, Shoulder Labrum Tear, Soft-Tissue Injuries, Tibia and Fibula Fractures, Sports Injuries, Lumbar Strain (Weight Lifter's Back), Patellar Tendonitis (Jumper's Knee), Patellofemoral Stress Syndrome (Runner's Knee), Sports and Fractures, Shin Splints


Orthopaedic Surgery

Office Locations

Research Orthopedic & Reconstructive Specialists
6675 Holmes Rd
Kansas City, MO 64131
Phone: (816) 276-9100