Christopher R. Chuinard, MD, MPH

Christopher Chuinard

Specialties

  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery including Primary & Revision Joint Replacement
  • Sports Medicine
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel
  • Shoulder and Elbow Fracture and Reconstruction
  • Pediatric Shoulder and Elbow Care
  • General Orthopaedics

Education

  • Medical School: Louisiana State University, MD/MPH, 1999
  • Undergraduate: Southern Methodist University, 1993

Training

  • Fellowships:
    • Shoulder and Sports Medicine, Professor Pascal Boileau, Nice, France, 2005-2006
    • Elbow Surgery, Visiting Clinician, Mayo Clinic, 2006
    • AANA Traveling Fellow, 2010
  • Residency:
    • University of Missouri, Kansas City, 2005

Board Certification

  • Board Certified, The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications, Sports Medicine

Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Association, Emerging Leaders
  • Association of Clinical Elbow and Shoulder Surgeons (President, 2012)
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America

Biography

Dr. Chuinard is married and has two daughters. His outside interests include skiing, hiking, traveling, fly fishing, biking and swimming. Dr. Chuinard is also conversant in both French & Spanish.

Alisha Cole

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Testimonials

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