Leonardo Cavinatto, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Beverly Hills, MI, Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak


Orthopaedic Surgery Beverly Hills, MI

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgeon at Michigan Orthopaedic Surgeons

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  • Dr. Leonardo Cavinatto is an orthopedic surgeon who practices in the Greater Detroit Area, Michigan. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals, including Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, Troy, and Farmington Hills. He is fellowship-trained in Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery and Adult Hip & Knee Reconstruction Surgery, and has been in practice for eight years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Portuguese and Spanish. He is actively involved in medical education and research.

Education & Training

  • University of Sao Paulo School of MedicinePh.D., 2011 - 2016
  • University of Sao Paulo Faculty of MedicineClass of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 2018 - 2022

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • The Effects of Chronic Unloading and Gap Formation on Tendon-to-bone Healing of a Rat Model of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears  
    Killian ML, Cavinatto L, Shaw SA, Sato EJ, Ward SR, Havlioglu N, Galatz LM, Thomopoulos S, J Orthop Res., 1/1/2014
  • Recent Advances in Shoulder Surgery  
    Killian ML, Cavinatto L, Galatz LM, Thomopoulos S, Arthritis Res Ther, 1/1/2012
  • Arthroscopic Treatment of Acromioclavicular Joint Dislocation Using Suture Anchors  
    Cavinatto LM, Iwashita RA, Ferreira Neto AA, Benegas E, Malavolta EA, Gracitelli MEC, Silva FBA, Acta Ortop Bras, 1/1/2011

Books/Book Chapters


  • Early Versus Late Repair of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears in Rats
    Cavinatto LM, Ferreira Neto AA, Brazilian Shoulder and Elbow Society Annual Meeting, Florianópolis, Brazil, 1/1/2016
  • O Papel da Degeneração do Manguito Rotador na Capacidade de Cicatrização nas Roturas Extensas do Manguito Rotador
    Cavinatto LM, Ferreira Neto AA, Mattar R, Galatz LM, Thomopoulos S, Brazilian Shoulder and Elbow Society Annual Meeting, Fortaleza, Brazil, 1/1/2014
  • The Role Of Rotator Cuff Degeneration On The Healing Capacity Of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears.
    Killian M, Cavinatto L, Ward S, Thompouolo S, Galatz LM., Orthopaedic Research Society - ORS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 1/1/2014
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  • Title of Thesis: “Early versus late repair of massive rotator cuff tears in rats” 
    University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine
    Sao Paulo, Brazil

Other Languages

  • Portuguese

Hospital Affiliations