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

Liu, H, Garrett, WE, Moorman, CT, and Yu, B. "Injury rate, mechanism, and risk factors of hamstring strain injuries in sports: A review of the literature." Journal of Sport and Health Science 1.2 (September 2012): 92-101. Full Text

Riboh, JC, Heckman, DS, Glisson, RR, and Moorman, CT. "Shortcuts in arthroscopic knot tying: do they affect knot and loop security?." Am J Sports Med 40.7 (July 2012): 1572-1577. Full Text

Fedorcik, GG, Queen, RM, Abbey, AN, Moorman, CT, and Ruch, DS. "Differences in wrist mechanics during the golf swing based on golf handicap." J Sci Med Sport 15.3 (May 2012): 250-254. Full Text

III, FDE, Butler, RJ, Oglesby, W, III, MCT, Jr, GWE, and Queen, RM. "Gender Differences in Lower Extremity Kinematics during an Unanticipated Side-Cut." MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE 44 (May 2012): 625-625.

Irwin, C, Butler, RJ, III, MCT, Jr, GWE, and Queen, RM. "Gender Differences in Plantar Loading During Unanticipated Cutting on FieldTurf." MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE 44 (May 2012): 473-473.

Kraus, VB, Birmingham, J, Stabler, TV, Feng, S, Taylor, DC, Moorman, CT, Garrett, WE, and Toth, AP. "Effects of intraarticular IL1-Ra for acute anterior cruciate ligament knee injury: a randomized controlled pilot trial (NCT00332254)." Osteoarthritis Cartilage 20.4 (April 2012): 271-278. Full Text

Abebe, ES, Moorman, CT, and Garrett, WEJ. "Proximal Hamstring Avulsion Injuries: Injury Mechanism, Diagnosis and Disease Course." Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine 20.1 (2012): 2-6. Full Text

Moorman, CT, Warren, RF, Deng, X-H, Wickiewicz, TL, and Torzilli, PA. "Role of coracoacromial ligament and related structures in glenohumeral stability: a cadaveric study." J Surg Orthop Adv 21.4 (2012): 210-217.

Yue, BW, Gupta, AK, Moorman, CT, Garrett, WE, and Helms, CA. "Wrisberg variant of the discoid lateral meniscus with flipped meniscal fragments simulating bucket-handle tear: MRI and arthroscopic correlation." Skeletal Radiol 40.8 (August 2011): 1089-1094. Full Text