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Dr. Christopher Harner, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon


Physician Biography

Dr. Christopher D. Harner completed his medical degree at the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor. He then completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pennsylvania and his sports medicine/knee and shoulder fellowship at Salt Lake City Knee and Sports Medicine in Utah.

He is board certified in orthopedic surgery and subspecialty certified in Sports Medicine. Dr. Harner has practiced medicine since 1986. He specializes in Sports Medicine injuries with an emphasis on knee surgery. His 28 years of knee surgical experience is recognized throughout United States and the World.

Dr. Harner has served on numerous board such as American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Orthopaedic Association, and International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. He is the past president of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Herodicus Society. Dr. Harner currently serves on a number of review boards for publications such as Advances in Orthopaedic Surgery, The American Journal of Knee Surgery, and Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. He has authored numerous articles for major research journals and written text book chapters.

Dr. Harner has been acknowledged as a master instructor by the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He serves as a professor of surgery, vice chair of Academic Affairs and director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship Program at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston.

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Phone: (713) 486-7500
Fax: (713) 512-2234

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Phone: (713) 341-4600
Fax: (713) 314-2990

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