Claude Thurman Moorman

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

Abebe, ES, Kim, J-P, Utturkar, GM, Taylor, DC, Spritzer, CE, Moorman, CT, Garrett, WE, and DeFrate, LE. "The effect of femoral tunnel placement on ACL graft orientation and length during in vivo knee flexion." J Biomech 44.10 (July 7, 2011): 1914-1920. Full Text

Magnussen, RA, Glisson, RR, and Moorman, CT. "Augmentation of Achilles tendon repair with extracellular matrix xenograft: a biomechanical analysis." Am J Sports Med 39.7 (July 2011): 1522-1527. Full Text

Brown, CA, Watters, TS, Mather III, RC, Orlando, LA, Bolognesi, MP, and Moorman III, CT. "Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty and High Tibial Osteotomy for Treatment of Medial Compartmental Osteoarthritis." Ed. WC Eward and S Mayer. The Duke Orthopaedic Journal 1 (June 2011): 27-36. Full Text

Payne, DES, Wray, WH, Ruch, DS, Zura, RD, and Moorman, CT. "Outcome of intramedullary fixation of clavicular fractures." Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40.6 (June 2011): E99-104.

Abebe, ES, Utturkar, GM, Taylor, DC, Spritzer, CE, Kim, JP, Moorman, CT, Garrett, WE, and DeFrate, LE. "The effects of femoral graft placement on in vivo knee kinematics after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction." J Biomech 44.5 (March 15, 2011): 924-929. Full Text

Magnussen, RA, Mallon, WJ, Willems, WJ, and Moorman, CT. "Long-term activity restrictions after shoulder arthroplasty: an international survey of experienced shoulder surgeons." J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20.2 (March 2011): 281-289. Full Text

Busam, ML, Fulkerson, JP, Gaskill, TR, 3rd, CTM, Noyes, FR, and Galloway, MT. "Technical aspects of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction for the general orthopaedic surgeon." Instructional course lectures 60 (2011): 485-497.

Hambright, D, Henderson, RA, Cook, C, Worrell, T, Moorman, CT, and Bolognesi, MP. "A comparison of perioperative outcomes in patients with and without rheumatoid arthritis after receiving a total shoulder replacement arthroplasty." J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20.1 (January 2011): 77-85. Full Text

Wittstein, JR, Queen, R, Abbey, A, Toth, A, and III, CTM. "Isokinetic strength, endurance, and subjective outcomes after biceps tenotomy versus tenodesis: A postoperative study." American Journal of Sports Medicine 39.4 (2011): 857-865. Full Text

Maglaya, CL, Cook, C, Zarzour, H, and Moorman, CT. "Case Report: Return to Division 1A Football Following a 1st Metatarsophalangeal Joint Dorsal Dislocation." North American Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 5.3 (September 2010): 131-142.