Dr. Chad Fortun, MD

Dr. Chad Fortun, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Chad Fortun, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction.

1717 Shipyard Blvd Ste 350

Wilmington, NC 28403

Contact Information

(910) 799-0110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fortun's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hip Sprain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fortun treats Hip Sprain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fortun treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Knee Sprain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fortun treats Knee Sprain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Fortun treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fortun treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fortun treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fortun's conditions and procedures:

ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Femur Fracture
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Replacement
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pseudoarthrosis
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am very passionate about providing individualized patient care and educating patients regarding treatment and outcomes.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2015
    Southern California Orthopaedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    2015
  • 2014
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2014
  • 2010
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    2010
  • 2009
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2009
  • 2001
    Cleveland State University
    Undergraduate School
    2001
  • 1997
    University Of Wisconsin La Crosse
    Undergraduate School
    1997

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4.5

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1 Star
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Dr. Fortun was great! Would highly recommend!
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I wish I could post the photos I took from my OPEN Weber C fracture dislocation with syndesmosis disruption but I can’t. Long story short is that I had surgery, ORIF. Once I went full weight bearing my pain level exploded. I was ignored and told to walk more. Meanwhile my bone was infected,...Read More
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Dr. Fortun helped me awhile back with knee and hip pain. He has excellent bedside manner, witty, knowledgeable, thoughtful, caring, and attentive. He listened to what I wanted and worked with me. I was well after a very short time.
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I'm an Infantry Marine who was injured in combat in Afghanistan. I endured great pain for 7 years before seeking treatment. I will be forever grateful to Dr Fortun and the expert care I received at his extremely skillful hand. His professionalism, and that of his team were unmatched. I've already...Read More
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