Mercy Hospital Kingfisher Introduces Orthopedic Surgeon

November 25, 2014

KINGFISHER, Okla. – Mercy Hospital Kingfisher welcomes Dr. Matt Diesselhorst, an orthopedic surgeon, who is caring for the needs of patients in Kingfisher County at the hospital’s specialty clinic two days a month.  

Diesselhorst sees patients through clinic appointments and performs surgeries at Mercy Hospital Kingfisher the first and third Tuesday of each month. He treats pediatric and adult patients who have undergone orthopedic trauma, and also performs joint replacement surgeries. He has a special interest in orthopedic sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery and the medical care of athletes.

Diesselhorst earned his bachelor’s degree in zoology/biomedical sciences from the University of Oklahoma in Norman. He received his medical degree and completed his residency and internship at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. He completed the Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Sports Medicine fellowship in Lake Tahoe, California, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.

In his spare time, this native Oklahoman enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, exercising, and playing golf and basketball.  

To make an appointment with Diesselhorst at Mercy Hospital Kingfisher, call 405-632-4468.

Mercy is the fifth largest Catholic health care system in the U.S. and serves millions annually. Mercy includes 34 acute care hospitals, four heart hospitals, two children’s hospitals, three rehab hospitals and two orthopedic hospitals, nearly 700 clinic and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. 

Media Contacts

Meredith Huggins
El Reno, Guthrie, Kingfisher, Oklahoma City, Watanga
Phone: 405-936-5766