Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Issues like knee, hip, shoulder or back injuries can rob you of the activities you enjoy most.
From sports medicine to joint repair or replacement, we're here to address your pain and get you moving again.
We specialize in general orthopedics, sports medicine, total joint replacement surgery, hip, knee and shoulder pain and arthritis. New patients are welcome. Appointments and referrals may be made online or by calling 919.708.5031.
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Providers
Richard Slusher, DO, brings more than 15 years of experience and expertise to Central Carolina.
Dr. Slusher attended medical school at Kansas City University's College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, MO. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Franciscan Olympia Fields hospital (formerly St. James Hospital) in Olympia Fields, IL, and a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, OH.
Prior to joining Central Carolina, Dr. Slusher worked at various hospitals through Weatherby Healthcare and was a staff orthopedic surgeon with the United States Army stationed at Fort Bragg.
He specializes in sports medicine, fracture care, knee, shoulder and hip surgery, total knee replacement, arthroscopic surgery and arthritis. He is welcoming new patients at Central Carolina Sports and Orthopedic Medicine at 1915 K.M. Wicker Memorial Drive. Appointments may be made online or by calling 919.708.5031.