Dr. Eric Porritt, DO

Dr. Eric Porritt, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Eric Porritt, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Thornton, CO. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and non-surgical orthopedics.

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Hip
more than 84% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
more than 83% of peers
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Porritt "He believes in never sacrificing quality care for quantity and he strives to create a warm and personal patient experience. "

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Porritt does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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28  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Oklahoma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Touro Center / College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St. James Hospital/Midwestern University-CCOM
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Porritt has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Porritt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Porritt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porritt to family and friends
18 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Porritt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

After much research online I decided that Dr. Eric Porritt would be the ideal person for helping me with shoulder / arm pain that I've been battling for nearly a year. During the initial call I explained clearly what my issue was. A few days before the appointment they changed it from a Wednesday...more
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What a lovely office; staff and Dr. Porritt is amazing. I was treated with dignity and respect; and unlike other othro drs. that I went to see, he said to hold off on hip surgery and do a little conservative work first. Perfect advice! Perfect office! So thankful to Dr. Sheri Reichart for...more
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When I first came into Dr Porritt's office I was in extreme pain and could barely walk. After examining my XRays Dr Porritt determined that I was suffering from Hip Impingement Syndrome and severe chronic ostheoarthritis. He proscribed hip injections to help alleviate my pain and help me walk...more
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Staff was great. A professional but relaxed atmosphere. Dr. Porritt was direct and to the point. Very easy to talk to. Answered all my questions and concerns with reassurance.
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Dr. Port it has no bedside manner. My bf went to see him trough work comp and told him there was nothing he could do for him. I'm a nurse and I work with plenty doctors, I definitely know they are better ways to letting people know there's really not much once can do for certain circumstances. I...more
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