Dr. Charles M Blitzer MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Charles Blitzer is an orthopedic surgeon in Somersworth, New Hampshire and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Frisbie Memorial Hospital and Portsmouth Regional Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Frisbie Memorial Hospital and one of 21 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1980

University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1980–1984

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

ME State Medical License
Active through 2015

NH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Arthroscopic management of septic arthritis of the hip.
Blitzer, C. M.

Downhill skiing injuries in children.
Blitzer, C. M., Johnson, R. J., Ettlinger, C. F., Aggeborn, K.

Oxygen saturation during reaming and intramedullary nailing of the femur.
Blitzer, C. M., Hamilton, L.


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