Dr. Christofer Catterson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male • Age 48
  
Dr. Catterson
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Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Surgery - Blacksburg

215 GILBERT ST Blacksburg, VA 24060

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Dr. Christofer Catterson, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Blacksburg, VA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Catterson has more experience with Shoulder/Upper Arm and Knee/Lower Limbs than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with medical facilities Carilion Giles Community Hospital and Carilion New River Valley Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Catterson to book an appointment.


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      Good surgeon. Horrible with after care! Relies on just the physical therapist report and doesn't listen to the patient. I was misdiagnosed for 6 months.
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      About Me

      Biography

      Dr. Christofer Catterson is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon who is fellowship trained in sports medicine and arthroscopy. He earned his bachelor's degree from the Pennsylvania State University before attending Drexel University College of Medic...Read more

      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Hip & Knee Orthopedics
      • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
      • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
      • Sports Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Education

      2005
      American Sports Medicine Institute
      Fellowship Hospital
      2004
      Allegheny General Hospital
      Residency Hospital
      2000
      Allegheny General Hospital
      Internship Hospital
      1999
      Drexel University College of Medicine
      Medical School
      1995
      Pennsylvania State University
      Undergraduate School

      Awards

      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Beckers Orthopedic & Spine Review - Orthopedic Industry Leader to Know: Dr. Christofer Catterson of Western Carolina Orthopedic Specialists, 08/25/10

      Memberships & Affiliations

      • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

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      (540) 510-6200

      Dr. Catterson accepts the following insurance:

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      Background Check

      No malpractice claims found for Virginia
      No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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      Practice Areas

      Shoulder/Upper Arm

      Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Shoulder/Upper Arm specialists.

      Typically treats 68% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Shoulder Disorders
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Catterson treats Shoulder Disorders more than 92% of their peers

      Dr. Catterson treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

      Rotator Cuff Surgery
      high
      high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Catterson performs Rotator Cuff Surgery more than 82% of their peers

      Dr. Catterson performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

      Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      normal
      normal

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Catterson treats Shoulder Impingement Syndrome more than 77% of their peers

      Dr. Catterson treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

      Knee/Lower Limbs

      Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee/Lower Limbs specialists.

      Typically treats 56% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Knee Disorders
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Catterson treats Knee Disorders more than 96% of their peers

      Dr. Catterson treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

      Osteoarthritis of Knee
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Catterson treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 95% of their peers

      Dr. Catterson treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

      Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Catterson treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 93% of their peers

      Dr. Catterson treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

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      Dr. Catterson's conditions and procedures:

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
      • ACL Surgery
      • Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
      • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
      • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
      • Ankle Arthroscopy
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Fracture Repair
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
      • Arm Surgery
      • Arthritic Knee Reconstruction
      • Arthritic Shoulder Reconstruction
      • Arthritis of the Elbow
      • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
      • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
      • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Articular Cartilage Repair
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bicep Repairs
      • Bone Disorders
      • Bursa Injection
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cartilage Repair
      • Cartilage Transplant
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Arthroscopy
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
      • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
      • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
      • Fracture
      • Fracture Care
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Glenoid Labrum Repair
      • Glenoid Labrum Tear
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hip Arthroscopy
      • Hip Fracture
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Hip Sprain
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Joint Drainage
      • Joint Injection
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Cartilage Repair
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Fracture
      • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
      • Knee Replacement
      • Knee Sprain
      • Knee Surgery
      • Knee Tendon Repair
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Lateral Meniscus Repair
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Ligament Reconstruction
      • Limb Pain
      • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
      • Medial Meniscus Repair
      • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Partial Knee Replacement
      • Partial Shoulder Replacement
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Quadriceps Tendon Repair
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Replacement
      • Shoulder Stabilizations
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Steroid Injection
      • Subcromial Decompression
      • Synovial Biopsy
      • Tendon Repair
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Tommy John Surgery
      • Total Knee Replacement
      • Total Shoulder Replacement
      • Tricep Repair
      • Trigger Finger
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
      • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
      • Wrist Fracture
      • X-Ray

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      Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Surgery - Blacksburg

      Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Surgery - Blacksburg215 GILBERT ST Blacksburg, VA 24060
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