Dr. Vaupel is a member of two national organizations: the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS). He also belongs to several local organizations including the Michigan Orthopaedic Society, the Michigan State Medical Society, the Detroit Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the Oakland County Medical Society.
Foot and ankle surgery and lower extremity trauma: fractures, sports injuries, foot and ankle deformities, ankle arthritis, diabetes, bunions, hammertoes
Lower extremity fracture repair
Total ankle replacement
Ligament and tendon repair
Assistant Professor – Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Rochester, MI
Clerkship Director – Orthopaedic Surgery Rotation, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Rochester, MI
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Fellow Member)
American Medical Association
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Michigan Orthopaedic Society
University of Michigan
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan
Foot and ankle surgery fellowship at the world-renowned Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa, Florida.
Coach my kids baseball and flag football teams
Failure of total ankle arthroplasty (our lab has the largest collection of explanted total ankles in the world – we have collected the explants from multiple sites around the country).
The impact of non-weight-bearing on a patient’s quality of life.
Methods of graft preparation of osteochondral allografts of the talus.
Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons
30575 Woodward Avenue
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Telephone: (248) 280-8550 Fax: (248) 280-8571
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday:8:00am – 5:00pm
Michigan Orthopaedic Institute - Satellite Office -
33200 West 14 Mile Road, Suite 220
West Bloomfield, Michigan 48322