After completing his surgical training, Dr Linberg was assigned to MacDill AFB in Tampa. While there, his skill led him to becoming the Chief of Orthopaedics.
While in the military he provided advanced minimally invasive treatments for our nations heroes to include Navy Seal, Delta Force and Green Beret members. Dr Linberg had the unique opportunity to deploy to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. While there he performed over 250 surgical cases and participated in over 13 mass causality operations. Most of these cases involved severely injured polytrauma patients.
His efforts earned him an Army Commendation Medal.