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Dr. Charles Claps is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for his patients, with an exceptional record in patient outcomes, using advanced surgical techniques and in total hip and knee replacement. Dr. Claps uses robotic technology, along with the direct anterior approach for hip replacement, enabling a quicker return to an active lifestyle. Dr. Claps offers same-day joint replacement for healthy patients to recover at home after outpatient joint replacement.
Board Certified Orthopaedic SurgeonCommitted to Excellence in Orthopaedic Care to help patient's improve their quality of life
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Charles E. Claps, DO

Hip & Knee Reconstruction
Dr Charles Claps
Charles Claps, DO is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee joint replacement surgeries. He is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and affiliated with Ortho South Surgery Center, Fayette Surgery Center and Piedmont Fayette Hospital.
  • Medical Degree
    Medical Degree
    Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine; Erie, PA
  • Residency
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Pinnacle Health; Harrisburg, PA
  • Affiliations
    Piedmont Fayette
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  • As always Dr. Claps, was as nice as you could anyone to be...The staff that took my x-rays were grea...

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  • Dr. Claps performed my knee replacement, and I cannot say enough great things about him, and ALL of ...

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  • Dr. Claps was kind and professional. He reviewed my X-rays in detail and explained the need for knee...

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Why Choose Dr. Claps?

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  • Highest Volume Surgeon: Dr. Claps performs more Mako Robotic Assisted Hip and Knee replacement than any other surgeon in Georgia.
  • Trainer Of Surgeons: He is a specialist in this field and travels throughout the US teaching other surgeons his techniques in Robotic Assisted joint replacement. He also has surgeons visit him throughout the country to come and observe him perform surgery.

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