Christian Clark, MD

Education

  • University of Rochester -- Bachelor of Science
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine -- Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Hawaii -- Internship
  • National Naval Medical Center -- Residency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Nemours Children’s Clinic, Florida -- Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

  • Team Physician for Charlotte Catholic High School
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Surgery
  • Specialty Certification in Sports Medicine 
  • Faculty Member, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center
  • Member of Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA)
  • Member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Member of Pediatric Research In Sports Medicine (PRISM)

Dr. Clark was an adult Orthopedic Surgeon in the Navy for four years, prior to completing his Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery.  He moved to Charlotte and joined the OrthoCarolina Pediatric team in 2008.  He specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics and has a special interest in cartilage and ligament injuries in pediatric and adolescent patients.  He commonly performs arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle.

His free time is centered around spending time with his wife, Cynthia and their two children, Alexis and Grant.

 

Practice

  • Board Certification in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Specialty Certificate in Sports Medicine

  • Specializes in Pediatric trauma of the upper and lower extremities, Knee
  • Specializes in arthroscopy of the upper and lower extremities
  • Special interest in Pediatric cartilage, ligament and meniscal injuries
  • Specializes in the treatment of clubfoot

  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Faculty Member, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center
  • Member of Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA)
  • Member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Member of Pediatric Research In Sports Medicine (PRISM)

Awards

  • Named a Top Doctor by Charlotte Magazine

PA Team

Affiliations

Fellowship Trained

  • Pediatric

Clinical Specialties

  • Pediatric
  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Sports Medicine