Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Mark Sytsma is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery. He is employed by the Borgess Medical Center. He is a graduate of Calvin College with a BS in Biology-Major (with completion of Honors Program) and Biochemistry-Minor in 2000. He earned his MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2004. He completed his Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery from the Medical College of Wisconsin-Affiliated Hospitals in 2009. He also completed a Fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine from American Sports Medicine Institute in 2010.
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Sports Medicine)
Education and Training
- Fellowship 2010, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, American Sports Medicine Institute,
- Residency 2009, Orthopaedic Surgery, Affiliated Hospitals, Medical College of Wisconsin
- MD 2004, Medical College of Wisconsin
- BS 2000, Major: Biology with completion of Honors Program. Minor: Biochemistry, Calvin College
- Orthopaedic Surgery
Richie L., Sytsma M. Matching osteochondritis dissecans lesions in identical twin brothers Orthopedics. 2013;36
Palmbos P.L., Sytsma M.J., DeHeer D.H., Bonnema J.D. Macrophage exposure to particulate titanium induces phosphorylation of the protein tyrosine kinase lyn and the phospholipases Cγ-1 and Cγ-2 Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 2002;20:483-489.
- Factors Associated With Readmission Following Shoulder Arthroplasty. Swayze E, Bowman C, Sytsma M, 38th Annual Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Virtual Research Day, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 04/2021