Charlotte E. Orr, M.D.


Dr. Orr joins Orthopaedic Associates as a Trauma Surgeon.

Medical Education

Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship
Ortho Indy, Indianapolis, Indiana

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Doctor of Medicine, with High Distinction
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky

9/2001-6/2005 Bachelor of Arts
Major: Genetics, Cell, and Developmental Biology
Minor: Native American Studies
Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire


“Radiographic prevalence of scaphotrapezial arthritis with thumb carpometacarpal arthritis,” presented at 33rd Annual UNM Orthopaedic Alumni Conference 6/2014.

“Comparison of techniques for hip spica cast application for femoral shaft fractures in children: long-term follow-up,” presented at 44th Annual UNM Carrie Tingley Hospital Winter Conference 1/2014. Formulating a concise protocol for hip fracture admissions, ongoing quality improvement
Project at UNMH.


Osteofibrous Dysplasia and Adamantinoma,, posted 6/2014.

Periosteal and Soft Tissue Chondromas, , posted 6/2014.

Nonossifying Fibroma,, posted 5/2011.


Employment History

Current Trauma Fellow
OrthoIndy, Indianapolis, Indiana

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Sandoval Regional Medical Center, Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Professional Society Memberships

7/2014-present American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Candidate member)
7/2009-7/2014 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Resident member)
2015-present Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (Candidate member)
2009-2014 Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (Resident member)
2008-2009 Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society (Student member)