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Criss Yelton MD
Criss Yelton MD

Criss Yelton, MD

Primary Specialties:
  • Orthopaedics (Board Certified)
  • Office Information
  • About

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Yelton was born in Washington, DC and attended undergraduate college at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. In 1983 he graduated from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and began his internship at the University of Oklahoma School of Medicine Department of General Surgery. Dr. Yelton completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation at the University of Oklahoma in 1988.

    Dr. Yelton is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and has been a Sports Medicine Consultant in the past for Tennessee Tech University, Tusculum College, and the University of Southern Indiana. Dr. Yelton treats the full range of orthopaedic problems, including shoulder, ankle, hip, knee and sports medicine.

  • Education

    Education

    Education:
    Bowman Gray 1983

    Internship:
    University of Oklahoma 1983 - 1988

    Certification:
    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery