Physician biography

Dane C. Todd, M.D.


Dr. Dane Todd was born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska.  He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln where he played fullback for the Huskers as a decorated college athlete.  During his football career, Dr. Todd was a Three-Time First Team Academic All-Big XII recipient (2004, 2005, 2006), a Four-Time Brook Berringer Citizenship team recipient, 2005 ESPN the Magazine/CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-American CoSIDA Academic All-District VII recipient (2004, 2005), Nebraska Male Athlete of the Year (2007), and Walter Byers scholarship winner (2007) which is awarded to the nation’s top student athlete.

He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, where he also went on to complete his Orthopaedic Surgery Internship and Residency.  Following residency, Dr. Todd completed a Fellowship at the University of Utah in knee, hip, and shoulder arthroscopy as well as shoulder replacement. During fellowship, he also worked with the University of Utah athletic teams and the Utah Jazz NBA development team.

As one of the team physicians for the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and the team physician for Lincoln Southeast High School, Dr. Todd specializes in the treatment of sports injuries of the knee, hip, and shoulder, as well as shoulder replacements and general fracture care. He has also served as a hip arthroscopy specialist for the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

Dr. Todd enjoys fishing, duck and goose hunting, playing ice hockey and watching college football.  He is married and has three children.


Sports Medicine
Knee, Hip, and Shoulder Arthroscopy
Joint Replacement – Shoulder
General Orthopaedics


B.S. – University of Nebraska, 2006

M.D. – Emory University School of Medicine, 2011

Post Grad Training

Preliminary Surgery Internship: Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 2011-2012

Residency: Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 2011-2012

Fellowship: The University of Utah, Dept. of Orthopaedics, Salt Lake City, Utah, Hip, Shoulder, and Knee Arthroscopy and Shoulder Replacement, 2016-2017


Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2019

Clinical Team

Advanced Practice Provider: Emily Bart, PA-C
Primary Clinical Assistant: Kelley R., CMA


Sutton (First Thursday of the Month)

Quality Healthcare Clinic
301 S. Way Ave.
Sutton, NE 68979
Phone: (402) 773-0115

Our physicians