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Dr. Christopher Walton Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Christopher Walton has the following 2 specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2015)

  • Expertise

    21 Expertise

  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Walton is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center

    1460 G St
    Springfield, OR 97477

  • PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center University District

    1255 Hilyard St
    Eugene, OR 97401

  • Sacred Heart Medical Center At Riverbend

    3333 Riverbend Dr
    Springfield, OR 97477

  • Education

    32 Years Experience

  • Temple University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

    Residency

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