Dr. Fairchild grew up in Muncie, Indiana and graduated from Harvard College. He received his medical degree from Yale University. Dr. Fairchild completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Iowa, followed by a fellowship at Twin Cities Spine Center in Minneapolis, a nationally recognized center of excellence in spine surgery.
Dr. Fairchild has lived and practiced spinal surgery in central Wisconsin for ten years. Outside of work, Dr. Fairchild and his wife Amy enjoy watching their children play in local youth sports programs. Dr. Fairchild also enjoys reading fiction, watching movies with his family, and undertaking small construction projects.