Dr. Christopher L. Elder, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 43

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Dr. Elder's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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Background Check for Dr. Elder

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Graduated in 1997

Internship Hospital

Unc Chapel Hill
Complete in 1998

Residency Hospital

Unc Chapel Hill
Complete in 2002

Undergraduate Schools

Yale University
Graduated in 1993
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Elder & Staff

  • English

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