Dr. Madhav A Karunakar MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Madhav Karunakar is an orthopedic surgeon in Charlotte, North Carolina and is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 89 doctors at Carolinas Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Trauma

Hospital Affiliation

Carolinas Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1993–1998

Carolinas Medical Center
Fellowship, Orthopedic Trauma, 1998–1999

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Heterotopic Ossification Rates After Acetabular Fracture Surgery Are Unchanged Without Indomethacin Prophylaxis.
Griffin, S. M.,Sims, S. H.,Karunakar, M. A.,Seymour, R.,Haines, N.

Open treatment of pelvic and acetabular fractures.
Gettys, F.K., Russell, G.V., Karunakar, M.A.

Does stress-induced hyperglycemia increase the risk of perioperative infectious complications in orthopaedic trauma patients?
Karunakar, M.A., Staples, K.S.

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