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Dr. John M. Erickson

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Hand Specialist in Raleigh, NC


Surgical and Non-Surgical Care

John M. Erickson, MD is a partner at the Raleigh Hand Center, a subspecialty clinic that has treated patients with hand to shoulder problems for over two decades. Dr. Erickson is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and additionally received the Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS). He joined Raleigh Hand Center in 2010.

Dr. Erickson offers his patients up-to-date surgical and non-surgical treatments for conditions of the hand and arm. His approach is compassionate and individualized, balancing conservative medical care with current surgical procedures. He works closely with on-site hand therapists to improve function, reduce pain, and improve quality of life.

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate: Baylor University, summa cum laude
  • Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor, MI
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    in Nashville, TN