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at Chapel Hill

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Dr. Alexander Creighton

Dr. Alex Creighton

Alexander Creighton, MD

UNC Team Physician, Orthopaedics

Dr. Creighton is the team’s orthopaedic surgeon and is a member of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UNC-Chapel Hill. Dr. Creighton, a native of Haddonfield, NJ. He received his BS is biology from the College of William and Mary. While in undergraduate school, he was a member of the Tribe baseball team and an all-conference 3rd baseman his junior and senior seasons. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia/ Virginia Commonwealth University and graduated a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society. After finishing his surgical internship and residency in orthopaedics at the University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine, Dr. Creighton completed his fellowship in sports medicine/shoulder at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL. While at Rush, he was team physician for Chicago White Sox baseball team, Chicago Rush arena football team, and the Chicago Steel hockey team.