Claude Thurman Moorman

Professor 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

Adams, SB, Radkowski, CA, Zura, RD, and Moorman, CT. "Complete quadriceps tendon rupture with concomitant tears of the anterior cruciate ligament and lateral meniscus." Orthopedics 31.1 (January 2008): 88-.

Moorman, CT. "Special Focus: Current Concepts in Meniscal Surgery: Foreward." The journal of knee surgery 21 (2008): 144-144.

Yu, B, Queen, RM, Abbey, AN, Liu, Y, Moorman, CT, and Garrett, WE. "Hamstring muscle kinematics and activation during overground sprinting." Journal of Biomechanics 41.15 (2008): 3121-3126. Full Text

Escamilla, RF, Zheng, N, Macleod, TD, Edwards, WB, Hreljac, A, Fleisig, GS, Wilk, KE, III, CTM, Imamura, R, and Andrews, JR. "Patellofemoral joint force and stress between a short- and long-step forward lunge." Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy 38.11 (2008): 681-690. Full Text

Garrigues, GE, and Moorman, CT. "Football Injuries, Part I – Tackling football issues on and off the field: Upper extremity injuries." The Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine 24.9 (September 2007): 393-399.

Jr, GWE, Moorman, CT, Taylor, DC, and Urbaniak, JR. "In memorium: Frank H. Bassett III, MD (1928-2007)." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE 35.6 (June 2007): 1017-1018. Full Text

Queen, RM, Makihara, Y, Moorman, CT, Fowler, DE, and Garrett, WE. "Kinematic Analysis of the Lower Extremity During Sprinting at Maximum and Sub-maximum Speeds." Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 39.Supplement (May 2007): S474-S474. Full Text

Berkoff, DJ, Cairns, CB, Sanchez, LD, and Moorman, CT. "Heart rate variability in elite American track-and-field athletes." J Strength Cond Res 21.1 (February 2007): 227-231. Full Text

Moorman, CT. "Leadership and Ethics in Sports." The Portal 3.1 (2007): 11-14.

Moorman, CT. "How Can I Treat Shin Splints?." Natural Health June (2007): 26-26.