Board Of Directors
CEO and Founder - C. Scott Humphrey M.D.
C. Scott Humphrey, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic shoulder specialist, entrepreneur, and inventor. Dr. Humphrey founded Shoulder Options in 2007. He now serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, and Surgeon Design Team Leader for the company. As a designer of surgical devices, he holds 4 U.S. patents and is the primary inventor on several additional patent applications. Dr. Humphrey is also a surgeon design team member for DJO Surgical (Austin, TX).
A graduate of the University of Oregon, he attended the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Humphrey trained in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center/Creighton University residency program. Dr. Humphrey completed an additional year of training to subspecialize in surgery of the shoulder and upper extremity at the San Francisco Shoulder, Elbow, and Hand Clinic (Tom R. Norris, MD, Director; San Francisco, CA).
Dr. Humphrey started the Humphrey Shoulder Clinic (formerly Boise Shoulder Clinic) in 2006. The Clinic’s mission is to provide excellent patient care, educate patients regarding shoulder disorders and treatments, and contribute to musculoskeletal research. Through the clinic, Dr. Humphrey serves as a tertiary-care resource for patients with difficult shoulder problems, including those with failed prior treatment. To help educate patients who are interested in learning more about conditions affecting the shoulder, Dr. Humphrey created the web site shouldersurgeon.com. He is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons.
VP of Operations – Mike Burgan
Mike brings with him over 20 years of manufacturing and prototyping, as well as, business development and operations management. He split 23 years between Parker Hannifin Corp and Precision Castparts Corp in many leadership roles including numerous operations start-ups involving product development, prototyping, and precision machining. Mike earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Akron and an MBA from Arkansas State. Mike is in charge of supply chain and logistics for Kapstone Medical, co-founded Manifest Medical Technologies, and in 2012 assumed the role of Vice President of Operations for Shoulder Options.