Claude T. Moorman, M.D.

  • Claude T. Moorman, M.D.

    Claude T. Moorman, M.D.

    Professor and Vice Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke, Director of the Duke Sports Medicine Center, Head Team Physician for Duke University, Professor Evolutionary Anthropology.

    Dr. Moorman played football at Duke University and received his medical degree in 1987 from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Dr. Moorman completed an orthopaedic residency at Duke University Medical Center in 1993 and a sports medicine fellowship at Cornell’s Hospital for Special Surgery in New York in 1994. Dr. Moorman returned to Duke University Medical Center, where he was a Clinical Assistant Professor in orthopaedics until 1996. From 1996 to 2001, Dr. Moorman served as the Director of Sports Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center and Head Team Physician for the NFL’s SuperBowl Champion Baltimore Ravens. Dr. Moorman’s clinical interests include shoulder instability and rotator cuff problems, knee cartilage and ligament injury (ACL, PCL, MCL, LCL injuries). Dr. Moorman specializes in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery. Research interests include multiple ligament knee injury, shoulder instability, and muscle strain injury.