Dr. Tigges is Board Certified in Orthopedics and Joint Replacement. He completed a dual Fellowship in Total Joint Replacement at Massachusetts General Hospital and Aufranc Reconstruction at New England Baptist Hospital, Massachusetts. He specializes in hip/knee replacement surgery with expertise in tissue-sparing techniques. Dr. Tigges has also been very active in athletics throughout his life. Starting as an all-state athlete in both football and baseball in high school, he has remained active in multiple athletic activities. He has done competitive rowing along with tennis and running. He's also been very involved with coaching baseball from little league all through travel baseball locally and in the northeast.