Leland Gossett, MD

Leland Gossett, MDDr. Gossett has specialty training in hand and upper extremity surgery from the University of Rochester. His expertise includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. As a part of clinical faculty at Michigan State University, he enjoys teaching and sharing his knowledge and experience with residents and medical students. Dr. Gossett’s hobbies include cycling, mountain biking, fishing, hiking, travel, skiing, and ice hockey.

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  • Orthopaedic Surgery – Hand & Upper Extremity

Hospital Affiliations

  • OAM Surgery Center at MidTowne
  • University of Michigan Health – West
  • Walker Surgical Center


  • Undergraduate:  Northwestern University B.S. in Biomedical Engineering and Biomechanics
  • Medical: University of Illinois-Chicago College of Medicine – Medical Doctor


  • Residency: Michigan State University – Spectrum Health Orthopedic Surgery Residency
  • Fellowship: University of Rochester Medical Center – Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery – Eligible

Certifications / Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Michigan Orthopaedic Society

Honors & Awards

  • Michigan State Orthopedic Residency Resident of the Year, 2019
  • Michigan State Orthopedic Residency Intern of the Year, 2016
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society
  • Robert Kaminski Scholarship Recipient
  • Grand Rapid Research Day – Orthopedic Presentation Award, 2016