SEAN MARVIL, MD

SEAN MARVIL, MD

Fellowship Director

U.S. Ski & Snowboard Team Physician

Dr. Sean Marvil is an attending physician and member of the Sports Medicine Fellowship Faculty at the Taos Orthopaedic Institute. Dr. Marvil specializes in sports medicine, sports-related trauma and arthritis. He has expertise in the surgical procedures and treatment of upper- and lower-extremity injuries and degenerative conditions. In addition, he brings to Taos state of the art, minimally invasive hip arthroplasty, and arthroscopic hip preservation techniques.

Dr. Marvil completed his Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at Taos Orthopaedic Institute. It is the ultimate testimony to his ability that he was asked to stay and join the Institute as a partner and Fellowship faculty member. Prior to his fellowship position, he was an orthopaedic surgery resident at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. Dr. Marvil received his M.D. from St. George’s University School of Medicine, and graduated with honors, with a B.S. degree from the George Washington University in Washington, DC. He was a two-time All-American lacrosse player at Valley Forge Military Academy.
[read more=”Read More” less=”Read Less”] Dr. Marvil’s patients include not only professional and amateur athletes but also people from all walks of life – from ranchers to retirees – as well as current and former members of the Special Operations community of the U.S. armed forces. Underpinning his surgical approach is a goal that his patients achieve the best possible post-injury quality of life and return to their pre-injury condition.

Dr. Marvil has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and is recognized for his award-winning podium presentations in orthopedics and sports medicine. He was also a National Honor Society award winner for academic excellence.

His outside interests include riding and building custom motorcycles, fishing and hunting. In his personal life, Dr. Marvil has been an Emergency Medical Technician, a firefighter, a snowboard instructor and a carpenter.

Current Fellows 2021-2022

Kade Lyman grew up in the small rural town of Blanding, UT, located in the 4-Corners area of Southeastern Utah. His youth was filled with athletics, camping, and jeeping…

Tim Kelley was born and raised in Methuen, MA. He completed his undergraduate training at College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, and stayed in Worcester to complete his Medical School and Residency training at the University of Massachusetts

Joel Walthall was raised in Bozeman, MT where he found a passion for
everything outdoors. An avid skier, fly fisherman, hunter, outdoorsman and
water sports enthusiast…