Amy McIntosh, MD, was raised in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Central Michigan University majoring in Sports Medicine. She then matriculated to the College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University, and graduated at the top of her class with AOA distinction.
She performed her orthopedic surgical residency at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, and then completed her fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Deformity at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.
After her Scottish Rite Hospital fellowship, she returned to the Mayo Clinic for seven years.
In 2014, Scottish Rite Hospital hired her to join the orthopedic surgical staff with an interest in pediatric spinal deformity and early onset scoliosis.
She has won many awards, including: 2013 Mayo Clinic Continuing Medical Education Outstanding Course Director of the Year, 2015 POSNA Traveling Fellowship, POSNA/Peter Armstrong Best QVSI Award, and $30,000 POSNA/Medtronic Spine Research Grant.
She is an Associate Professor or Orthopedic Surgery and has published 50 peer reviewed articles and 10 book chapters.