Erlanger’s orthopaedists are board-certified and fellowship-trained to provide expert diagnostic and surgical care, holding to the high academic standards of evidence-based medicine.
Adult Physicians and Providers
Foot and Ankle
Comprehensive treatment for instability, arthritis, heel/forefoot pain, fractures, tarsal tunnel syndrome, neuroma, plantar plate tears, hammer/mallet toes, tendonitis and all conditions of the lower extremities.
Expert treatment for musculoskeletal injuries and conditions in all parts of the body, with a focus on eliminating pain and discomfort caused by arthritis, tendonitis, and fractures.
Comprehensive treatment for progressive or permanent joint damage as a result of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, neurologic disorders, trauma and overuse.
Orthopaedic and non-operative treatment for all athletic injuries with a focus on rehabilitation and lifelong fitness.
Hand & Upper Extremity
Our team includes specialists who are specifically trained to provide the delicate and refined care required for problems of the hand, wrist, and forearm.
Our adult spine services focus on the latest surgical and non-surgical techniques to relieve pain and restore function, and our pediatric care includes spine-growth friendly approaches to address deformity and other back issues.
Comprehensive care for musculoskeletal trauma, acute fractures and bones not healing (nonunions) or healed incorrectly (malunions).
Pediatric Orthopaedics at Children's Hospital
The region’s only orthopaedic surgeons focused on the congenital, developmental, and traumatic musculoskeletal conditions affecting children.
Physician Assistants, Physical Therapists, and Nurse Practicioners
Mark Cloutier, NP
Shawn Craig, Physical Therapist
Jessica McLendon, PA-C
Josh Porter, PA-C
Andrew Roden, PA-C