Robert Morgan, MD

Locations

Education

  • Wofford College -- Bachelor of Science
  • Medical University of South Carolina -- Doctor of Medicine
  • Carolinas Medical Center -- Residency
  • OrthoCarolina -- Fellowship, Sports Medicine / Shoulder & Elbow

Practice Profile

  • Athletic Knee Surgery:  Arthroscopic Ligament, Meniscus and Cartilage Surgery
  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery: Throwing Athlete Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair, Shoulder/Elbow Replacement Surgery
  • Subspecialty Board Certified in Sports Medicine
  • Board Certified in Orthopedics

Team Physician assignments:

  • Concord High School -- Team Physician 2011 - Present
  • Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas -- Team Physician 2013 - Present

Practice

  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of the North Carolina Medical Society  

Research

  • Martin S, Thompson K, Morgan R, Vermillion R, Connor P. Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in the Throwing Elbow of an NFL Quarterback: Minimum 2 Year Follow-Up.
  • Morgan R, Bankston L, Hoenig M, Connor P. The Evolving Management of Clavicle Fractures in the NFL.
  • Morgan R, Starman J, Bankston L, Peindl R, Fleischli J. A Biomechanical Evaluation of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction Using a Novel Technique for Ulnar-Sided Fixation.
  • Bankston L, Morgan R, Connor P. Two Year Post-Operative Data on the Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty Procedure: Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes.
  • Hamid N, Morgan R, Bankston L, D’Alessandro D, Nguyen D, Connor P. Effect Effects of Implant Design Upon the Incidence and Severity of Scapular Notching after Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty.
  • Kuremsky M, Morgan R, Hoenig M, Peindl R, Fleischli J. Biomechanics of the Knee Before and After Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Harvest for ACL Reconstruction.
  • Morgan R, Kuremsky M, Peindl R, Fleischli J. A Biomechanical Comparison of Two Suture Anchor Configurations in the Repair of Type II SLAP Lesions Subjected to a Peel-Back Mechanism of Failure.
  • Morgan R, Kuremsky M, Masonis J, Mason B. Diagnostic Accuracy of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Magnetic Resonance Arthrography in the Evaluation of Acetabular Labral Tears and Chondral Lesions.
  • Graham J. MD, Dorizas J. MD, Morgan R., Bailey K, Weatherby B. Is Acromioplasty Necessary? Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair Without Acromioplasty.
  • Hartsock L. MD, Dorizas J., MD, Morgan R., Petty C. Causes of Non-Union and Malunion of Fractures.
  • Barr, S. MD and Morgan, R. Outcomes of Pressure Sores after Instigation of a Patient Criterion for Flap Reconstruction.
  • Abramovitch, R., Ph.D. and Morgan, R. Cyclic Reactions Performed with Pillared Clays.
  • Robert J. Morgan, MD Castillo, D., Ph.D. and Morgan, R. Separation Techniques Using Gas Chromatography.

Team

  • Medical Assistant - Zarina Barzaga
  • Surgery Scheduler - Jaime Best

Fellowship Trained

  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Sports Medicine

Clinical Specialties

  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Sports Medicine