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Carolinas HealthCare System

Donald Frank D'Alessandro, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
  • Clinical Interests
  • Biography
 
Locations
OrthoCarolina - Shoulder & Elbow Center
1915 Ranolph Road, 1st Floor
Charlotte, NC 28207
Phone: 704-323-2776
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Practice Website
www.CarolinasHealthCare.org/Medical-Services/Specialty-Care/Orthopedic-care
Specialties
Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder/Elbow Surgery
Education
Georgetown University
Completion Year: 1983
 
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Completion Year: 1988
 
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic
Specialty: Sports Medicine
Completion Year: 1989
 
Board Certification  
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
PATIENT RATING
Clinical Interest
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopaedics Orthopedics
Biography

Awards/Recognition/Professional Society Memberships:

  • Charlotte's Top Doctors, Charlotte Magazine - 2014,2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2007
  • Top Doctors in America, 2013-2014, 2012-2013, US News & World Report and Castle Connolly
  • Sports Medicine Person of the Year Award, by North Carolina Athletic Trainers Association 1997
  • Distinguished Volunteer of the Year Award, by Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte, NC 2006
  • Walt Disney Award for a decade of medical staff participation by Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas 2000
  • President, Princeton Alumni Association of Charlotte, 1996 – 2006
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • NFL Team Physicians Society
  • Columbia Shoulder Society
  • North Carolina Orthopaedic Association
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • Mecklenburg County Medical Society

Team Physician Assignments:

 

Professional Teams

  • MLL Charlotte Hounds:                     Team Physician 2011 to Present
  • Stewart-Haas Racing:                        Team Physician 2011 to Present
  • Hendrick Motorsports:                        Assistant Team Physician 2011 to Present           

Colleges & Universities

  • Davidson College:                              Team Physician 2001 to Present
  • Queens University:                             Team Physician 2013 to Present
  • Gardner-Webb University:                Assistant Team Physician 2013 to Present 

High School Teams

  • Charlotte Country Day School:        Team Physician 1998 to Present

           

Previous Team Affiliations

  • NFL Carolina Panthers:                    Head Team Physician 1994 to 2001
  • UNC Charlotte:                                   Team Physician 2001 to 2003
  • Wingate University:                            Team Physician 1989 to 1995
  • Providence High School:                  Team Physician 2008 to 2013
  • Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas:          Medical Staff 1989 to 2013

 

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