Friday, December 20th, 2019
Friday, December 20, 2019 (VERO BEACH): Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital welcomes orthopaedic surgeon Clay Greeson, MD. Dr. Greeson is Cleveland Clinic trained and performs total joint arthroplasty, as well as arthroscopy of the knee and shoulder, and utilizes the latest robotic-assisted technology in total joint replacement. Dr. Greeson also treats the majority of sports related pathology with a focus on ACL reconstruction and rotator cuff repair.
Dr. Greeson earned a doctorate of medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, and a sports medicine fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles. During his residency at Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Greeson completed an orthopaedic research fellowship and worked on patient-specific joint replacement and rotator cuff repair.
A Kansas native, Dr. Greeson most recently treated patients at Centura Health in Garden City, Kansas, as the Director of Orthopedic Sports Medicine. He mentored a robust team of 10 certified athletic trainers who canvassed the western part of the state providing care for more than 20 high schools and three colleges. He also served as a surgical site mentor for the Witchita State University Physician Assistant Program.
Dr. Greeson is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, as well as a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has co-authored articles for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and the American Journal of Orthopedics.
Dr. Greeson is now accepting new patients at Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital’s Health & Wellness Center located at 3450 11th Court in Vero Beach. To schedule an appointment, call 772.794.1444.
About Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S. News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. Among Cleveland Clinic’s 66,000 employees are more than 4,200 salaried physicians and researchers and 16,600 nurses, representing 140 medical specialties and subspecialties. Cleveland Clinic’s health system includes a 165-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, 11 regional hospitals in northeast Ohio, more than 180 northern Ohio outpatient locations – including 18 full-service family health centers and three health and wellness centers – and locations in southeast Florida; Las Vegas, Nev.; Toronto, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; and London, England. In 2018, there were 7.9 million total outpatient visits, 238,000 hospital admissions and observations, and 220,000 surgical cases throughout Cleveland Clinic’s health system. Patients came for treatment from every state and 185 countries. Visit us at clevelandclinic.org. Follow us at twitter.com/CCforMedia and twitter.com/ClevelandClinic. News and resources available at newsroom.clevelandclinic.org.
About Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital
Founded by Garnett Radin, R.N., in 1932, Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital is a 332-bed, not for profit hospital offering comprehensive medical services to the Treasure Coast community. The Welsh Heart Center, Scully-Welsh Cancer Center and Scully Endoscopy Center offer full-service programs and a multidisciplinary approach. Healthcare professionals represent specialties including orthopaedic services, minimally invasive vascular surgery, neurosurgery, stroke services, robotic surgery, a state-of-the-art wound healing center, bariatric surgery and the only maternity wing in the community. The hospital features all private rooms and is the largest private-sector employer in Indian River County.