Dr. Clifford Craig is a 1969 graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School. He was a surgical intern and assistant resident in surgery at the Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. He also completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Tufts University New England Medical Center Combined Orthopaedic Residency, and a fellowship in pediatric orthopaedic surgery at Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. From 1977 until 1999, he was a faculty member in the section of pediatric orthopaedic surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine. He has been a clinical associate professor in the section of pediatric orthopaedic surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Univerity of Michigan since 1999. He has been the medical student clerkship director in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Michigan since 2002. Dr. Craig is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Pediatric Orthopaedic Society, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, and Society for Simulation in Health Care. Dr. Craig is past president of the University of Michigan Medical Center Alumni Society. His academic interests include medical student ans resident education, clinical simulation, orthotics, musculoskeletal infections, congenital foot deformaties, cerebral palsy, myelodysplasia, and arthrogryposis.
Areas of Interest
Clubfeet, cerebral palsy, and myopathies - muscular dystrophies, bone and joint infections and pediatric trauma.
Ultrasound imaging of clubfeet, ultrasound imaging elbow injuries, septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, botox blocks as therapeutic/diagnostic adjuncts in cerebral palsy, and radial neck fractures.
Medical School or Training
University of Michigan Medical School, 1969
New England Medical Center, Surgery General, MA, 1971
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, New England Medical Center, 1976