Dr. Arthur F. Christiano

Team Physician, Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Arthur F. Christiano, co-founder of Boston Knee and Shoulder, brings to Massachusetts a broad experience in orthopaedic sports medicine.
 
A Massachusetts native, Dr. Christiano received his undergraduate training at Bowdoin College. He graduated cum laude from Bowdoin College in 1993 with honors in Biology and received his medical training at New York Medical College. He then completed his orthopaedic residency at Monmouth Medical Center in New Jersey.
 
After completing his residency, Dr. Christiano was awarded a fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at the Rothman Institute in Philadelphia. While in Pennsylvania, Dr. Christiano underwent specialty training in advanced arthroscopic and reconstructive procedures involving the knee and shoulder. He also served as assistant team physician for the Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Wings, and St. Joseph’s University.
 
Dr. Christiano returned to Massachusetts and began his orthopaedic practice. He specializes in all problems involving the knee and shoulder. His specialty interests lie in caring for the injured athlete. He has fellowship training in advanced arthroscopic procedures including all arthroscopic rotator cuff and labral repairs, ACL reconstructions, and meniscal surgery.
 
Dr. Christiano sees patients at Orthopedics New England’s Natick and Newton offices.
 
Clinical Focus: Sports Medicine
Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy
Reconstructive and replacement surgery of the knee and shoulder
 
Education
B.S. Cum Laude in Biology, Bowdoin College, 1993
M.D. New York Medical College, 1997
 
Post Graduate
General Surgery Internship – Monmouth Medical Center, N.J.
 
Training
Orthopaedic Residency – Monmouth Medical Center, N.J.
Fellowship in Sports Medicine – Thomas Jefferson University, P.A
 
Team Affiliations
Framingham State College
Medfield High School