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Shaun A. Kink, MD

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Specialties: Foot & Ankle Surgery


Dr. Kink joined McLean County Orthopedics in September 2017. He is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in foot and ankle treatment and handles an array of orthopedic conditions that impact the lower extremities.


Before pursuing his medical degree from Michigan State University, Dr. Kink earned a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Butler University. He completed his Orthopedic Surgical Residency with Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners at Michigan State University, and went on to finish a Foot and Ankle Fellowship through Harvard University’s program at Massachusetts General Hospital.


Outside of his work, Dr. Kink loves sports, exercise, and traveling abroad. He and his wife Kelly McFadin, and their daughter Charlotte, are delighted to be moving back to Central Illinois as Kelly is a native of Bloomington and attended Central Catholic High School and Illinois Wesleyan University.


Education & Licensing

  • Massachusetts General Hospital Foot and Ankle Fellowship | 2017
    • Assistant in Orthopedic Surgery
    • Harvard University
    • Boston, MA
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency | 2016
    • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners, MSU
    • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) | 2011
    • Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine
    • East Lansing, MI
  • Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree (PharmD) | 2007
    • Butler University, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
    • Indianapolis, IN
  • Pre-Pharmacy program | 2003
    • Butler University, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
    • Indianapolis, IN
  • Physician License in the State of Michigan | 2011-Present
    • License Number 4301098474
  • Registered Pharmacist in the state of Illinois | 2007-2013
    • License Number 051291907
  • Registered Pharmacist in the State of Michigan | 2008-2013
    • License Number 5302038785

Professional Experience

  • McLean County Orthopedics, Ltd. – Bloomington IL | 2017-Present
    Private Practice Foot and Ankle Surgeon
  • URGENT CARE – Spectrum Health Medical Group, Grand Rapids, MI | 2015-2016
  • OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH – Concentra Urgent Care, Grand Rapids, MI | 2013-2016
  • OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH – Med One Services, Grand Rapids, MI | 2013-2016
  • ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY RESIDENT – GRMEP, Grand Rapids, MI | 2011-Present
  • REGISTERED PHARMACIST – Walgreens pharmacy, Springfield, IL | 2007-2013
  • MEDICATION RECONCILIATION TECH – IU Hospital, Indianapolis, IN | 2006-2007
  • PHARMACY INTERN – Walgreens, Springfield, IL & Indianapolis, IN | 2003-2007

Community Service

  • St. Mark Hospital Volunteer – Dunkwa-On-Offin, Ghana, Africa | 2008
  • Students Interested in Pediatric Specialties – Food Bank Drive | 2008
  • AMA Pediatric Obesity Program – MSU | 2007-2009
  • Volunteer with Friendship Clinic in Lansing, MI | 2007-2009
  • Hoopla Committee member for March of Dimes America Walk | 2005-2007
  • Area Agency on Aging for Lincolnland | 2006
  • Volunteer with Gennesaret Free Clinic in Indianapolis, IN | 2005-2007

Research

  • West Michigan Orthopedics, Department of Research, Advisor: Dr. Karl Roberts, MD. | 2015
    Compliance with Aspirin in Post-operative Total Joint Patients.
  • Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, Department of Research, Advisor: Dr. John Anderson, MD. | 2013
    First Metatarsal Length in Revision Hallux Valgus Deformity.
  • Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, Department of Research, Advisor: Dr. John Anderson, MD. | 2013
    Gastroc Recession and Modified Brostrom for Lateral Ankle Instability.
  • Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, Department of Research, Advisor: Dr. Clifford Jones, MD. | 2010
    Atypical Fractures of the Humerus in Long-term Bisphosphonate Users.
  • Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Department of Research, Advisor: Dr. Luis Toledo, MD,Ph.D. | 2010
    Quantification Of Knowledge Among Medical Professionals Regarding Historically Significant Medical Figures.
  • Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Department of Research, Advisor: Dr. Luis Toledo, MD,Ph.D. | 2009
    Intracellular Calcium Signaling Pathways during Liver Ischemia and Reperfusion.

Publications

Chang WJ, Chehab M, Kink S, Toledo-Pereya H. Intracellular calcium signaling pathways during liver ischemia and reperfusion. J Invest Surg. 2010;23(4):228-238. | 2010


Presentations

  • Intra-dural Herniation without Neurologic Symptoms: A Case Report. Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners Research Day. Poster Presentation. | 2014
  • Melorheostosis of the Knee: A Case Presentation. Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Research Day. Poster Presentation. | 2010
  • Quantification Of Knowledge Among Medical Professionals Regarding Historically Significant Medical Figures. Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Research Day. Oral Presentation. | 2010
  • Intracellular Calcium Signaling Pathways during Liver Ischemia and Reperfusion. Kalamazoo Community Medical and Health Sciences Research Day. Oral Presentation. | 2010
  • Intracellular Calcium Signaling Pathways during Liver Ischemia and Reperfusion. MSU Council of Graduate Students – Graduate Academic Conference. Oral Presentation. | 2010

Honors & Awards

  • AOFAS Resident Scholarship | 2014
  • Intern of the Year Award | 2012
  • Assistant Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence | 2011
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society | 2010
  • Lilly Achievement Gold Medal Award | 2007
  • Kappa Psi Grand Council Scholarship Key | 2007
  • Member of Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society | 2002-2007
  • Member of Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society | 2002-2007
  • LeRoy Salerni Award | 2004-2005
  • Dean’s List | 2001-2006
  • Scholarship Honors – Kappa Psi Pharm. Fraternity | 2005

Professional Affiliations

  • Michigan State Medical Society | 2014–Present
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons | 2011-Present
  • American Medical Student Association | 2007 – 2011
  • American Medical Association | 2007 – 2011
  • Rho Chi Honor Society- Treasurer | 2005 – 2006
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars | 2002 – 2007
  • Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity | 2003 – 2007