Brennan J. Boettcher, D.O.

“My goal is simple; getting you back to the activities you love. At Summit, we help you achieve your healthiest version of yourself by rehabilitating injuries, utilizing cutting-edge treatments such as minimally-invasive ultrasound guided procedures and regenerative medicine, and reserving surgery as a last resort.”

Undergraduate Studies
University of Wisconsin — Madison, WI

Medical School
Lincoln Memorial University | DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine — Harrogate, TN

Residency
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Mayo Clinic — Rochester, MN

Fellowship
Primary Care Sports Medicine
Mayo Clinic Square  — Minneapolis MN

Certifications | Additional Training

  • Board Certified, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Certificate of Additional Qualification (CAQ) Sports Medicine
  • Manuscript Reviewer- Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine

Team and Medical Coverage

  • Past Fellow Team Physician Minnesota Timberwolves
  • Past Fellow Team Physician North Central University
  • Past Fellow Team Physician Minnesota Lynx
  • Past Fellow Team Physician James Sewell Ballet
  • Past Team Physician Randolph High School Varsity Football
  • Past Team Physician Century High School Girls Varsity Hockey
  • Past Team Physician Dover-Eyota High School Varsity Football
  • Past Team Physician Hayfield High School Varsity Football
  • Medical Director- VDay5k Run
  • Medical Provider- Twin Cities Marathon, Med City Marathon, Med City Fall Half Marathon
  • Minnesota State High School League State Tournament Games

Ultrasound Instructor

  • AAPMR Annual Assembly
  • AMSSM Annual Meeting
  • ACSM Annual Meeting

Professional Memberships

  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Sigma Sigma Phi

Research Experience

  • Selective Brachialis Atrophy Following An Anterior Glenohumeral Joint Dislocation, a Rare Cause of Musculocutaneous Neuropathy: A Case Report. Boettcher, B.J., Jelsing, E.J. (Manuscript Submitted)
  • Ultrasound-guided cubital tunnel decompression in a collegiate swimmer: A Case Report. Boettcher, B.J., Finnoff, J.T. (Manuscript Submitted)
  • Ultrasound Guided Threaded Selective Release of the Proximal Adductor Longus Tendon: A Cadaveric Investigation. Boettcher, B.J., Stuart, M.J., Hollman, J.H., Finnoff, J.T. (Manuscript in Preparation)
  • Ultrasound Guided Threaded Selective Release of the Posterior Iliotibial Band: A Cadaveric Investigation. Boettcher, B.J., Stuart, M.J., Hollman, J.H., Finnoff, J.T. (Manuscript in Preparation)
  • A Retrospective Comparison of Pre and Post Exercise Ankle Brachial Indices in Patients with Lower Extremity Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome With and Without Co-morbid Vascular Disease. Reisner, J.H., Boettcher, B.J., Finnoff, J.T. (IRB Approved- In Progress)
  • Book Chapter- Finnoff J.T., Boettcher B.J. “Hip Labral Tears” In Frontera, WR, Silver J.K, Rizzo, T.D. Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 4th edition. Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia, PA. Accepted for Publication.
  • Can a brief training session prepare physician sonographers of differing experience to measure the ischiofemoral space? A reliability study. Boettcher, B.J., Hollman, J.H., Payne, J.M., Johnson, A.C., Finnoff, J.T. (Accepted for Publication- PM&R)
  • Exertional Rhabdomyolysis: A Community Population-Based analysis: Rochester, MN. Boettcher, B.J., Luetmer, M.T., Franco, J.M., Reisner, J.H., Cheville, A.L., Finnoff, J.T. (Manuscript in Preparation)
    • Epidemiological study describing exertional rhabdomyolysis in a community population based setting utilizing the Rochester Epidemiology Project

 

National Presentations:

  • (Accepted for Presentation) Synvisc Pseudotumor- A Case Report. Baillargeon, A.M., Boettcher, B.J., Finnoff, J.T., Johnson, A.C., International Skeletal Society (ISS). Berlin, Germany, September 2018.
  • Boettcher, B.J, Payne, J.M., Finnoff, J.T. Shoulder Pain in a Youth Hockey Player. Oral Presentation American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Minneapolis, MN. 5/30/18
  • Dombovy-Johnson, M.L., Boettcher, B.J, Finnoff, J.T.  Rare Cause of Second Webspace Interdigital Neuritis Diagnosed with Ultrasound Oral Presentation American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Minneapolis, MN. 5/30/18
  • Woods, C.D., Boettcher, B.J, Finnoff, J.T. Knee Snapping After Arthroscopy Diagnosed With Ultrasound In A Runner And Weightlifter: A Case Report. Oral Presentation American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Minneapolis, MN. 5/30/18
  • Can a Brief Training Session Prepare Physician Sonographers of Differing Experience to Measure the Ischiofemoral Space? A Reliability Study. Boettcher, B.J., Hollman, J.H., Payne, J.M., Johnson, A.C., Finnoff, J.T. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Assembly. Orlando, FL 4/27/2018.
  • Moore, B.J., Boettcher, B.J, Finnoff, J.T.  Lateral Ankle Pain Following Inversion Ankle Injury: Sonographic Diagnosis of an Easy to Miss Fracture. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Assembly. Orlando, FL 4/28/2018.
  • Boettcher, B.J, Finnoff, J.T.  Wrist Pain in a Collegiate Soccer Player. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Assembly. Orlando, FL 4/26/2018.
  • Boettcher, B.J, Jelsing, E.J. Nonoperative management of a complete adductor longus tendon tear in a collegiate football player: A case report. Poster Presentation American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Denver, CO. 10/13/2017
  • Boettcher, B.J, Jelsing, E.J. Nonoperative management of a complete adductor longus tendon tear in a collegiate football player: A case report. Poster Presentation American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Denver, CO. 10/13/2017
  • Evans, J.K, Boettcher, B.J, Wisniewski, S.J. Sacroiliitis presenting as hip pain in an elite hockey player: A case report. Poster Presentation American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Denver, CO. 10/13/2017
  • Boettcher, B.J., Sytsma, T.T., Sorenson, E.J. Rare cause of ulnar neuropathy in an 18 year old musician: A case report. Poster Presentation American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Denver, CO. 10/13/2017
  • Boettcher B.J., Systma, T.T., Berini, S.E. Sensory Ganglionopathy in a patient with Sjogren’s Syndrome: A Case Report. Poster Presentation American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Denver, CO. 10/13/2017
  • Snider, B.A, Woods, R.R, Boettcher, B.J, Reeves. R.K. Oral baclofen desensitization after hypersensitivity reaction: a case report.A Case Report. Poster Presentation American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR). Denver, CO. 10/13/2017
  • Boettcher, B.J, Finnoff, J.T. Shoulder Pain in a Professional Contemporary Ballet Dancer. Poster Presentation American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Denver, CO. 6/2/2017
  • Batterson, A.M, Boettcher, B.J, Finnoff, J.T. Acute Onset of Footdrop in a Teenager Between Sets of Back Squats. Poster Presentation American Medical Society for Sports Medicine San Diego, CA. 5/10/2017
  • Boettcher, B.J, Payne, J.M, Dahm, D.L, Jelsing, E.J. Immediate Pain and Difficulty Ambulating from a Basketball Injury. Poster Presentation American Medical Society for Sports Medicine San Diego, CA. 5/12/2017
  • Boettcher, B.J, Newcomer, K.L. Decline of Function and Weakness in a Special Olympian with Trisomy 21. Podium Presentation- American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Boston, MA. 6/2/2016.
  • Boettcher, B.J, Newcomer, K.L. Decline of Function and Weakness in a Special Olympian with Trisomy 21. Poster Presentation- ACSM- Boston, MA. 6/2/2016. *Selected as one of the top oral presentations of the conference to present as a poster at the clinician reception.
  • Boettcher, B.J, Newcomer, K.L.  Case Study: Painful, Patchy Pallor and Hyperemia in the Feet of a Completive 16 Year-Old Swimmer. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine; Leawood, KS [Internet]. 2016. Available from: http://www.amssm.org/Case-Studies.php
  • Boettcher, B.J, Brault, J.S. Twice missed on MRI- Atraumatic rupture of the Extensor Pollicis Longus tendon after casting for distal radius fracture in a healthy 46 year old: A case report. AAPMR 10/03/2015.
  • Boettcher, B.J, Onishi, K, Wisniewski, S.J, Sellon, J.L. Case Study: Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Barbotage of Gluteus Maximus Calcific Tendinosis in a Cyclist. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine; Leawood, KS [Internet]. 2015. Available from: http://www.amssm.org/Case-Studies.php

Personal Interests & Hobbies
Spending time with my wife and two kids, running, almost all outdoor activities.

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