Dr. Michael Daines came to Caldwell in November 2013 after relocating from Pueblo, Colorado. Dr. Daines completed a shoulder fellowship in August 2009 at Oxford University in England funded by the prestigious Girdlestone Scholarship. Prior to that he graduated from the University of Utah followed by medical school at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. His orthopedic residency was completed at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Dr. Daines is board certified and specializes in shoulder surgery including joint replacement, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and arthroscopic instability repair. He also performs total knee and hip replacements and is skilled in the operative and non operative treatment of sports injuries.


Medical School
Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Oxford University

Certifications & Memberships

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery



Languages Spoken



Orthopaedic Surgery

Office Locations

West Idaho Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
206 E Elm St
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: (208) 459-4511
Fax: (208) 459-6602