Dr. Aldridge obtained his undergraduate degree from Duke University. He is a graduate of the Wake Forest University School of Medicine, and completed his orthopaedic surgery training at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Aldridge also completed a subspecialty fellowship training in hand, upper extremity, and microsurgery at Duke University Medical Center. He served as assistant professor on the Duke Orthopaedic staff for four years, during which time he served as chief of orthopedics at the Durham VAMC, and devoted countless hours towards research and teaching fellows, residents, and medical students.
Dr. Aldridge is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has received his certificate of added qualification (CAQ) in Hand Surgery. He is past president of both the Duke Hand Club and the North Carolina Society for Surgery of the Hand. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Southern Orthopaedic Association, the Piedmont Association, the Bassett Orthopaedic Society, the Southeastern Hand Society, and is Past-President of the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association.
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Duke University Medical Center: Hand/Upper Extremity/Microsurgery Fellowship
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
Fellowship Director – Triangle Orthopaedic Associates
North Carolina Orthopaedic Association – Past President
North Carolina Society for Surgery of the Hand-Past President
Duke Hand Club-Past President
Piedmont Orthopaedic Society – Research Grant Review Committee
Bassett Orthopaedic Society
Southeastern Hand Society –member at large
Southern Orthopaedic Association
North Carolina Specialty Hospital – Medical Executive Committee
Triangle Orthopaedic Associates – Medical Executive Committee
Arthritis Foundation North Carolina (Local Advisory Board Member)
See Dr. Aldridge for your Durham orthopaedics services.