Michael T. Clarke, M.D.

Michael T. Clarke, M.D.

Dr. Clarke is a respected lecturer both nationally and internationally on Hip Replacement and Resurfacing; and he has published original research in this field. He is an invited peer reviewer for several of the leading orthopedic journals read by orthopedic surgeons worldwide.

Dr. Clarke was on the clinical and teaching faculty of SUNY-Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, where he was Director of Adult Reconstruction until September 2006,. Now practicing with Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists, Dr. Clarke continues his research and is devoted to the advancement of orthopedic knowledge.

Dr. Clarke performs and oversees both laboratory and clinical research projects that aim to further advance the art of treating diseases of the hip, including hip resurfacing. He has been awarded many research grants from both corporate and governmental agencies and continues to conduct laboratory and clinical research in novel orthopedic technologies.


Dr. Clarke performs primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery. Dr Clarke also has a particular interest in hip resurfacing and has one of the longest and largest experiences of this procedure in the entire USA.


New York
North Carolina
Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, England 2002
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Fellowship Training

Clinical Fellow (Research and Joint Reconstruction), Orthopaedic Research Unit, Addenbrooke's Hospital & BUPA Cambridge
Lea Hospital, Cambridge University, England.
Joint Reconstruction Fellow, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital, University of East Anglia, Norwich, England.

Orthopaedic Residency Training

Orthopaedic Resident, Cambridge University Training Programme, England.
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas.
General Surgical Training
General Surgical Resident, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester University, England.

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