Dr. Nuelle is a fellowship-trained sports medicine doctor who treats a variety of sports and athletic-related injuries, and disorders of the shoulder, knee, ankle and elbow. He uses both arthroscopic and open techniques to restore damaged joints, ligaments and bones.

His areas of expertise include shoulder, knee, ankle and elbow arthroscopy, knee ligament reconstruction, patellofemoral disorders and reconstruction, articular cartilage restoration and joint preservation, meniscal repair and transplantation, adolescent sports injuries, shoulder instability and labral repair, rotator cuff repair, shoulder replacement, and total and partial knee replacement.

Dr. Nuelle also serves as a team doctor for Mizzou athletics and was previously a team doctor for the San Antonio Missions baseball team in Texas.

Dr. Nuelle also serves as an official team doctor for the Mizzou Athletics football, soccer, swimming/diving, tennis and softball teams.

Education & Training

Medical School

Loyola University of Chicago


Orthopaedic Surgery

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine GME


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


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