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Dr. John M. Erickson

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Hand Doctor in Raleigh, NC at Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center


Surgical and Non-Surgical Care

John M. Erickson, MD is a partner at the Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center, a subspecialty clinic which has treated patients with hand to shoulder problems since 1991. Dr. Erickson is dual board-certified in orthopedic and hand surgery. He joined Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center after completing his fellowship training 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 for each patient, balancing conservative medical care with current surgical procedures. He works closely with on-site therapists to improve function, reduce pain, and improve quality of life. He was named a Top Doctor in 2020 by Castle Connolly and in 2023 by NC Top Docs.

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate: Baylor University, summa cum laudeJohn Erickson
  • 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