University of Nebraska Medical Center

Joseph A. Morgan, MD

Associate Professor, UNMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Joseph A. Morgan, MD



Medical School:
Indiana University School of Medicine

Research Fellowship:
Sports Medicine; Mayo Clinic

Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine

Hand Surgery; Rush University Medical Center

Board Certification
Orthopaedic Surgery; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certification:
Certificate of Additional Qualification: Hand Surgery; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)

Patient Care

Clinic Information

For an appointment, call 402-559-8000.


Dr. Morgan is currently engaged in clinical research evaluating vitamin D levels for patients who sustain hand fractures and the effectiveness of screening radiographs to evaluate carpal tunnel syndrome.  He is also involved in basic science research evaluating the microbiology of ballistics injuries resulting in fractures.

Dr. Morgan's publications. 

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • American Academy for Surgery of the Hand
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association (MAOA)
  • Nebraska Orthopaedic Society