Claude Thurman Moorman

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

External address: 
Wallace Bldg, Dssi Room 1214, 3475 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27705
Internal office address: 
Box 3639 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
(919) 668-3087


Degrees & Credentials

  • Assistant Professor, Surgery, University of Maryland, College Park 1996 - 2001

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Surgery, Duke University 1994 - 1996

  • Chief Resident-Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery, Duke University 1992 - 1993

  • Senior Resident-Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery, Duke University 1989 - 1992

  • Intern/Junior Resident, Surgery, Duke University 1987 - 1989

  • M.D., University of Cincinnati 1987

Wittstein, J, Queen, R, Abbey, A, and Moorman, CT. "Isokinetic testing of biceps strength and endurance in dominant versus nondominant upper extremities." J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19.6 (September 2010): 874-877. Full Text

Wittstein, J, Moorman, CT, and Levin, LS. "Endoscopic compartment release for chronic exertional compartment syndrome: surgical technique and results." Am J Sports Med 38.8 (August 2010): 1661-1666. Full Text

Mather, RC, Watters, TS, Orlando, LA, Bolognesi, MP, and Moorman, CT. "Cost effectiveness analysis of hemiarthroplasty and total shoulder arthroplasty." J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19.3 (April 2010): 325-334. Full Text

Kaseta, MKA, Queen, RM, and Moorman, CT. "Traumatic closed transection of the triceps brachii: a case report." J Surg Orthop Adv 19.3 (2010): 149-152.

III, CTM. "Preface." Clinics in Sports Medicine 29.2 (2010): xiii-. Full Text

Escamilla, RF, Zheng, N, MacLeod, TD, Imamura, R, Edwards, WB, Hreljac, A, Fleisig, GS, Wilk, KE, III, CTM, Paulos, L, and Andrews, JR. "Cruciate ligament tensile forces during the forward and side lunge." Clinical Biomechanics 25.3 (2010): 213-221. Full Text

Magnussen, RA, Riboh, JC, Taylor, DC, and Moorman, CT. "How We Manage the Multiple Ligament Injured (Dislocated) Knee." Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine 18.4 (2010): 211-218. Full Text

Paxton, ES, Moorman, CT, Chehab, EL, Barnes, RP, Warren, RF, and Brophy, RH. "Effect of hyperconcavity of the lumbar vertebral endplates on the playing careers of professional american football linemen." American Journal of Sports Medicine 38.11 (2010): 2255-2258. Full Text

Rauh, PB, Jr, WGC, Jasper, LE, Curl, LA, Belkoff, S, and III, CTM. "Biomechanical evaluation of two reconstruction techniques for posterolateral instability of the knee." Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series B 92.10 (2010): 1460-1465. Full Text