Dr. Messina is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and knee, as well as total joint replacements of the knee and hip. He is fellowship-trained in sports medicine and reconstructive surgery. He has been with CSM since 1997.
Dr. Lippe is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacements of the hip and knee. Fellowship-trained in adult reconstructive surgery, he performs total and partial joint replacements, as well as hip and knee revisions. He also performs minimally invasive surgery and computer-assisted techniques.
Chad M. Fortun, MD is a Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon who provides comprehensive orthopaedic care from non-operative orthopaedic injuries to cutting-edge joint replacement and minimally invasive surgery. He is fellowship trained in sports medicine, arthroscopy and reconstructive surgery. Additionally, he is the region's only orthopaedic surgeon with specialized fellowship training in hip arthroscopy.
Shawn was Dr. Esposito's physician assistant from 2002-2013. He became Dr. Messina's Physician's Assistant upon Dr. Esposito's retirement in January 2014. In addition to working in the Wilmington location, he sees patients at the Whiteville satellite office.