Erika Gordan Gantt, MD

Erika Gordan Gantt, MD


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill -- Bachelor of Science
  • Harvard Medical School -- Doctor of Medicine
  • New York and Presbyterian Hospital -- Internship, General Surgery 
  • Hospital for Special Surgery -- Residency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Duke University Medical Center -- Fellowship, Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Surgery


  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Member of the Partners in Health Organization with mission trips to Haiti in 2012, 2014 and 2015.  Has an active role in organizing, providing health care services and teaching general surgery residents. 


Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • *Gaston RG, Ward WA, Lewis DL, Gantt EG, Osier LK, Gaul JS, Perlik PC, Chadderdon RC, Baker DS, Boatright JR;  Wrist and Radius Injury Surgery Trial (WRIST) Study Group: Reflections One Year into the 21 Center NIH-funded WRIST Study. A Primer on Conducting a Multicenter Clinical Trial. Journal of Hand Surgery, 2013 Jun;38:1194-1201.  *denotes group study

Book Chapters

  • Urbaniak, J. Gantt EG, Vance T.  End-to-side neurorrhaphy: A Review of the Current Literature and its Potential Applications in Neuroma Prevention, Functional Recovery and Clinic Application.  In:  Slutsky D, Hentz V, editors.  Peripheral Nerve Surgery:  Practical Applications in the Upper Extremity.  Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone  Elsevier; 2006. p 81-88

National and Regional Presentations

  • Gantt EG. Surgical Management of Basilar Thumb Arthritis.  Oscar Miller Day Symposium, Charlotte, NC, October 15, 2010



  • Clinical Support: Denise, CMA
  • Test and Surgery Scheduler:  Robin

PA Team

Fellowship Trained

  • Hand

Clinical Specialties

  • Hand