A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Stephen F. Mitros, M.D. received his medical degree and did his post-graduate training at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor. His hospital affiliations are with both Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center of Mishawaka and Memorial Hospital of South Bend.
Dr. Mitros has been a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons since 1985. He is a member of the Indiana Orthopaedic Society and served as its president from April 2008 – April 2009. He is also a member of the University of Michigan Orthopaedic Society and served as its president in 2006. Additionally Dr. Mitros has served as Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Saint Joseph Regional Medical from 1985-1987 and again from 2001-2004. He served as Vice-Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Memorial Hospital from 1985-1986.
An Associate Member of the Major League Baseball Team Physicians Association, Dr. Mitros is currently team physician for the South Bend Silver Hawks. In 2007, he was recognized by Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society for 20 years of service to minor league baseball in South Bend.
Dr. Mitros is also the team physician for Bethel College and consults for Marian High School in Mishawaka, Indiana.
In April 2008, Dr. Mitros was elected to the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, an organization comprised of orthopaedic surgeons who devote over half of their practice to joint replacement. Election to the Association is by invitation only and requires a review of surgical cases. Dr. Mitros is the only orthopaedic surgeon holding fellowship in the Association from the northern Indiana area.