SMG Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Physicians.

Our physicians are board certified Orthopedic Surgeons and have over 120 years of combined experience. As professionals, we pledge to provide the highest standard of orthopedic health care.


Michael P. McDermott, M.D.

Michael P. McDermott, M.D.

Dr. McDermott is a graduate of University of Michigan Medical School. He obtained his B.S. and M.S. undergraduate degrees from Michigan State University. He completed his internship and residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Grand Rapids Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program, Grand Rapids, MI. He is Board Certified with the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He has authored a number of publications and research papers. Additionally, he is a member of the Michigan Orthopedic Surgery Society and the Orthopedic Trauma Association. Dr. McDermott provides care in general orthopedics and has extensive experience in arthroscopic surgery, fracture care and total joint replacement. Dr. McDermott began practice in 2006.

Dr. McDermott has three children and enjoys golfing, skiing, running and spending time with his children.

Gregory M. Uitvlugt, M.D.

Gregory M. Uitvlugt, M.D.

Dr. Uitvlugt earned his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine.  He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital, Detroit, MI.  He has completed postgraduate studies in arthroscopy and in foot and ankle surgery.  Dr. Uitvlugt is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, and the Michigan Orthopedic Society.  He has an academic appointment for the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. 

Dr. Uitvlugt provides care in general orthopedics, including fracture care and total joint arthroplasty.  He has a special interest in foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Uitvlugt is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and is active in the Maintenance of Certification program.

Jeffery M. Uitvlugt, D.O.

Jeffrey M. Uitvlugt, D.O.

Dr. Uitvlugt earned his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency at Garden City Hospital in Garden City, Michigan.

Dr. Uitvlugt provides care in general orthopedics. He has a strong interest in Total Joint Arthroplasty and Community based Orthopedic Trauma. Board eligible through American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Passed written exam in June 2017, scheduled for Oral Exam in the fall of 2017.

He is married with a child on their way. He enjoys Michigan State sports and outdoor activities.

Matthew J. Dubiel, M.D.

Dr. Dubiel

Dr. Dubiel is an orthopedic surgeon that specializes in elbow and shoulder reconstruction. He was educated in mechanical engineering at Michigan Tech and went on to pursue his dream of becoming a physician at Michigan State's College of Human Medicine. Following medical school he trained as an orthopedic surgery resident at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids. He went on to graduate from a prestigious fellowship at the Mayo Clinic specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery.

Dr. Dubiel was born and raised in mid-Michigan and enjoys serving the community where he grew up. Outside of professional activities, Dr. Dubiel enjoys mountain biking, fishing, bow hunting and spending time with his wife, two kids and their dog.