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

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

Moorman, CT, Hussain, SS, Warren, RF, Deng, X-H, Wickiewicz, TL, and Torzilli, PA. "Anatomy of the coracoacromial veil." J Surg Orthop Adv 17.2 (2008): 69-73.

Escamilla, RF, Zheng, N, MacLeod, TD, Edwards, WB, Hreljac, A, Fleisig, GS, Wilk, KE, III, CTM, and Imamura, R. "Patellofemoral compressive force and stress during the forward and side lunges with and without a stride." Clinical Biomechanics 23.8 (2008): 1026-1037. Full Text

Moorman, CT. "Current concepts in meniscal surgery. Foreword." The journal of knee surgery 21.2 (2008): 144--.

Wittstein, J, Moorman, CT, and Levin, LS. "Endoscopic compartment release for chronic exertional compartment syndrome." Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances 17.2 (January 2008): 119-121.

3rd, CTM, Zane, MSM, Bansai, S, Cina, SJ, Wickiewicz, TL, Warren, RF, and Kaseta, MK. "Tibial insertion of the posterior cruciate ligament: a sagittal plane analysis using gross, histologic, and radiographic methods." Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association 24.3 (2008): 269-275. 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