Dr. Christopher N Walton has the following 2 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- 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.
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
- Knee Surgery
- Sports Medicine
- Joint Replacement
- Hip Surgery
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Knee Injuries
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Ankle Injuries
- Shoulder Pain
- Herniated Disc
- Bone Fracture
- ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
- Joint Pain/Swelling
33 Years Experience
Temple University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1985
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
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