Dr. Craig G. Morton

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation , Board Certified

Lake Charles, LA

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Dr. Craig G. Morton's bio

Craig Morton M.D. FAAPMR is a board certified specialist in Physical Medicine.  He graduated magna cum laude from McNeese State University where he majored in pre-med.  He completed medical school at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, LA and residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Alabama-Brimingham serving as chief resident his 4th year.  

Dr. Morton moved back to his hometown of Lake Charles, LA joining up with 3 orthopedic surgeons as a founding partner for Center for Orthopedics.  The group has grown to 12 physicians and is now the largest independent orthopedic group in SW Louisiana with over 60,000 patient visits annually.  Center for Orthopedics is currently the sports medicine provider for McNeese State University and several area high schools.  Since starting private practice Dr. Morton has been recognized as a regional expert in non-surgical orthopedics with an emphasis on neck and back pain.  He is proficient in evaluation and treatment of spinal disorders, electrodiagnostic medicine, botox injections, ultrasound injections, and flouroscopic guided spinal injections.  He was recently selected by HealthTap.com as the top Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Louisiana. He has been honored by Thrive magazine as one their "Thriving 30 Somethings" and was feature twice on the nationally syndicated NBC program America Now with Lisa Gibbons and Bill Ranzic.  Despite a very busy practice he continues to enjoy running, working out, spending time with family, and educating others through guest speaking engagements and innovations in medical media.

Dr. Craig G. Morton's Locations

  • 1747 Imperial Blvd.
  • Lake Charles LA 70605

Center for Orthopedics

  • 1747 Imperial Blvd.
  • Lake Charles LA 70605
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Dr. Craig G. Morton's known for

Being Inspiring
1 Lake Charles, LA
Being Nurturing
1 Lake Charles, LA

Dr. Craig G. Morton's Visit Information

APPOINTMENTS

Languages

  • English

INSURANCE COMPANIES

  • CIGNA Open Access:
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana:
  • Aetna Life Insurance Company:

Expert's Gender

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Website

  • www.centerforortho.com/

Dr. Craig G. Morton's SPECIALTIES/AREAS OF PRACTICE & HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Specialties/Practice

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Hospital Affiliations

  • CHRISTUS ST PATRICK HOSPITAL
  • WEST CALCASIEU CAMERON HOSPITAL

Dr. Craig G. Morton's Education & Experience

Residencies

  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HOSPITAL
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical Schools

  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, LA 2003

Dr. Craig G. Morton's Awards & Affiliations

Awards

  • Selected for recognition in the "Guide to America's Top Physicians"

Affiliations

  • Imperial Calcasieu Medical Grp
  • Christus St Patrick Hospital
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • International Spine Intervention Society