Physicians

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C. David Geier Jr., M.D. Charleston, SC, Orthopaedic Surgeon Sports Medicine Specialist, http://www.drdavidgeier.com/

Dr. Geier is an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in Charleston, South Carolina. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Wake Forest University. After completing medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina, he completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the world-famous Campbell Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee. He completed a sports medicine fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, where he served as team physician at Washington University in St. Louis and assisted in the orthopaedic care of the St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Rams. He returned to Charleston in 2005 and created the MUSC Sports Medicine program. He served as the Director of the MUSC Sports Medicine program from 2005 until June 2013.

He has served as the Head Team Physician for the Charleston Battery soccer team and Chief Tournament Physician for the Family Circle Cup women’s professional tennis tournament. He has served as orthopaedic consultant for professional and elite sports teams, including the United States Women’s Soccer team and the Eagles USA Rugby National team. He also serves as the head team physician for many area high schools and is the head physician for many recreational sports teams and leagues.

He gives talks to athletes, parents, coaches, and trainers throughout the area, and he frequently presents orthopaedic sports medicine talks at educational meetings across the country. His sports medicine interests include shoulder and elbow injuries in throwing and overhead athletes, pediatric and adolescent sports medicine, arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow, knee, and ankle, and sports injury prevention.