Zachary C. Leonard, M.D.

Hip, Knee, Ankle Reconstruction & Replacement; Sports Medicine Knee & Ankle; Complex Ankle Surgery; Revision Hip, Knee Reconstruction; Orthopedic Surgeon

"As an Upper Peninsula native, I’m honored to be home helping my patients through treatment of their musculoskeletal conditions."

Dr. Zachary Leonard has been with Advanced Center for Orthopedics & Plastic Surgery since 2012. Dr. Leonard is an Upper Peninsula native, having grown up in Iron Mountain. He received his bachelor of science from the University of Michigan. Dr. Leonard received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine. He then completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at William Beaumont Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Lastly, Dr. Leonard completed his fellowship at the Michigan Lower Extremity Center in Pontiac, Michigan.

Dr. Leonard focuses on lower extremity injuries and conditions. This includes hip, knee, and ankle pathologies. Dr. Leonard is on staff at UPHS-Marquette, UPHS-Bell (Ishpeming), Baraga County Memorial Hospital (L’Anse) and Upper Peninsula Surgery Center (Marquette).

Dr. Leonard serves as a team physician for Northern Michigan University and Marquette Senior High School.

In his free time, Dr. Leonard enjoys golfing, biking, downhill skiing, water skiing, wakeboarding, wakesurfing, and spending time with his family.

Dr. Leonard is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

Education & Credentials

  • Bachelors of Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Doctor of Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI


  • Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • Lower Extremity Fellowship, Michigan Foot & Ankle Center, Pontiac, MI


  • Marquette-Alger County Medical Society (President)
  • Michigan State Medical Society
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.
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