Michael L. Lykins, DO

Michael L. Lykins, DO

Total Joint Replacements of Knees, Hips and Shoulders
Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy – Including Rotator Cuff Repair
Hand Surgery – Carpal Tunnel, Carpal Metacarpal Arthroplasty

Dr. Michael L. Lykins is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with expertise in total joint replacement, knee, and shoulder arthroscopy, hand surgery, and has a special interest in sports medicine.

Dr. Lykins graduated from medical school in 1989 from Ohio University College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in orthopaedics at Doctor’s Hospital of Stark County, where he was the chief surgery resident. While completing his studies, Dr. Lykins received several scholarships, honors, and awards of excellence.

Dr. Lykins volunteers in his community. He has been the Washington Massillon Tigers High School team physician for the past 19 years. He enjoys spending time with his family and is a recreational avid golfer. He is a faithful fan of all Cleveland sports and a die-hard Cleveland Browns fan.


  • Fellow – American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • Former delegate to the Ohio State Medical Association
  • Member – American Osteopathic Association
  • Member – American Medical Association
  • Member – Stark County Medical Society
  • Member – Ohio Osteopathic Society
  • Member – American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics
  • Former chairman of the department of surgery, Massillon Community Hospital